A man has been charged with second-degree murder after a woman was found dead in an Iqaluit apartment around 4 a.m. on Sept. 20.

The RCMP indicate that the accused is facing several other charges relating to violating court conditions. He was reportedly arrested without incident.

The apartment in question was in the 4100 block area.

The accused remains in jail with his next court appearance scheduled for Oct. 8 in Iqaluit.

No names were included in Monday’s RCMP news release. The police stated that a publication ban is in place.


Derek Neary

Derek Neary has been reporting on developments in the North for 18 years. When he's not writing for Nunavut News, he's working on Northern News Services' special publications such as Opportunities North,...

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