A 19-year-old man has been arrested and charged, after a report of an assault and arson at a residence in Crane River, Manitoba.
Earl Moar is charged with Aggravated Assault, Assault, Arson with Disregard for Human Life and 2 counts of Breach of Recognizance, and is remanded in custody awaiting a court date.
Ste. Rose du Lac RCMP got the report in the early morning hours of Sunday (7th).
When officers arrived, the home was on fire and the reported victim of the assault, a female, was unaccounted for.
Human remains were found inside the residence, however those remains have not yet been identified.