On August 7, 2020, at approximately 8:15 pm, RCMP responded to an assault on McLean Street, in Cranberry Portage.
Officers and emergency personnel arrived on scene and located an injured male. He was taken to hospital, and on August 10, 2020, the 62-year-old male from Cranberry Portage, succumbed to his injuries.
On August 12, 2020, Jeremiah Colquhoun, 41, of Sherridon, was arrested and subsequently charged with Manslaughter.
He was remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear in The Pas Provincial Court on August 17, 2020, at 10:00 am.
Cranberry Portage RCMP, Major Crime Services and Forensic Identification Services, continue to investigate.