New court date for man charged in Calder-area murder

A new court date has been set for a Calder man, arrested in connection with a death in that area.

On June 18th, Mounties were called to a home in the Calder district, to conduct a wellness check on 61-year-old Bentley Baumung, and he was found dead.

The next day, 48-year-old Curtis Sokoloski was arrested in Russell, and charged with Second Degree Murder and Committing an Indignity to a Body.

He appeared in Yorkton Court Tuesday, where he was remanded in custody to appear again tomorrow (July 7).

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