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Updated: Thu, 12 Dec 2013 11:09:57 GMT | By CBC News, cbc.ca

Man charged in death of Saskatchewan mom Jodi Roberts



Searchers have been looking for Jodi Roberts since the beginning of November. RCMP say human remains found during a search will be examined in an autopsy on Monday. RCMP

Searchers have been looking for Jodi Roberts since the beginning of November. RCMP say human remains found during a search will be examined in an autopsy on Monday. RCMP

A northern Saskatchewan man has been charged with murder in the death of Jodi Clarissa Roberts.

Ricky Jonathan Ross, 27, of Sucker River was arrested Wednesday and charged with first-degree murder. He has also been charged with offering an indignity to a body.

Roberts, 24, had been reported missing on Nov. 6. Her remains were located on the outskirts of Sucker River on Nov. 27. Police haven't said anything about the apparent cause of death.

Roberts was the mother of two young children.

Ross was scheduled to appear in court in La Ronge Thursday morning.

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