Chemawawin RCMP investigate homicide

May 14, 2024
Chemawawin Cree Nation, Manitoba

News release


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On May 13, 2024, at approximately 1:25 am, Chemawawin RCMP was called to the Nursing Station in Chemawawin Cree Nation for a report of a 14-year-old female suffering from serious injuries. When officers arrived, the female was pronounced deceased. It was determined to be homicide.

A 19-year-old male was arrested later in the morning on May 13, 2024. Kingsley Lachose is charged with Second Degree Murder and Failing to Comply with a Release Order.

The RCMP Forensic Identification Section and RCMP Major Crime Services are in the community assisting with the ongoing investigation.


Contact information

Phone: 204-983-8497

Manitoba RCMP Media Relations Unit

Tara Seel, Media Relations Officer
Cpl. Julie Courchaine, Media Relations Officer
Sgt. Paul Manaigre, Media Relations Officer
Robert Cyrenne, Director Communications and Media Relations
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