The Pas RCMP has arrested the 17-year-old wanted in connection to a double homicide.
Officers got a report of an unresponsive male just before 4 a.m. on January 15th, and when they responded, they found two victims near each other.
The RCMP launched an investigation with several departments, including Major Crime Services, Forensic Identification Services, Search and Rescue, and the Emergency Response Team. On January 23rd and the 31st, two males, aged 25 and 20 were arrested and later released with no charges.
On Tuesday, police arrested and charged a 17-year-old from Moose Lake with two counts of Second Degree Murder. He's been remanded into custody.
Police say that at this time, there's no know connection between the victims and the youth charged in the homicide. The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are anticipated.