Manitoba RCMP will be providing an update on the investigation into the five suspicious deaths that happened yesterday in and around the Carman area and the R.M. of Cartier.
A news conference is scheduled at D Division headquarters in Winnipeg at 2 p.m. this afternoon where Inspector Tim Arseneault, Operations Officer for RCMP Major Crime Services will offer up additional details into the tragedy.
In announcing the series of events that unfolded yesterday, resulting in the deaths of three children and two women, RCMP confirmed a 29-year-old man was in custody.
The honourable Wab Kinew, Premier of Manitoba, the honourable Matt Wiebe, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Manitoba, the honourable Nahanni Fontaine, Minister of Families and Grand Chief Cathy Merrick, Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, will be in attendance.
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