A 19-year-old man has made his first court appearance in connection with 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 has been remanded in custody for next Tuesday.
Ste. Rose du Lac RCMP got the report in the early morning hours of Sunday (7th).
When officers arrived, the home was in fire and the reported victim of the assault, a female, was unaccounted for, and human remains were found inside the residence.