Assault Charges Upgraded To Manslaughter

A 29 year old man has been charged with Manslaughter following the death of an inmate from the Saskatoon Correctional Centre on November 2, 2018.

Initially he, along with a second suspect, was charged with Aggravated Assault on October 23, 2017 when the alleged assault took place. Ten days later, the 41 year old male victim died in hospital from his injuries.

Today, April 11, 2018, the charges were upgraded to Manslaughter in provincial court. The 29 year old man’s next court appearance will be on April 24, 2018. The second person facing charges in this case, a 24 year old man, will appear in court on April 19, 2018.

(Court Info Number: 991047403)

(Occurrence Number: 17-112639)