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Updated: Sun, 06 Jan 2013 12:02:17 GMT | By CBC News,

Moose Lake man charged with second degree murder

Moose Lake man charged with second degree murder

The RCMP have charged a Moose Lake man with second degree murder after a 24-year-old man was found unconscious late Thursday night.

Police responded to a disturbance at a home in Moose Lake at about 11 p.m. where they found the 24-year-old injured and unconscious.

In their investigation officers found that an argument had led to an altercation that resulted in the man's death.

The man's name has not been released.

An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday in Winnipeg.

Police arrested a 32-year-old man of Moose Lake and charged him with second degree murder.

His first court appearance is scheduled for Monday in The Pas.

Moose Lake is located about 735 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg and about 100 kilometres southeast of The Pas.

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