A second suspect needed in reference to an assault and arson in Moose Lake has been arrested.
Police requested for the general public’s assist monitoring down the suspect after two males allegedly broke into a house locally, also referred to as Mosakahiken Cree Nation, and assaulted a person and a girl earlier than lighting the house on fireplace within the early morning hours of Oct. 1.
Police say the victims, a 38-year-old man and a 33-year-old lady, had been capable of get out of the house earlier than the hearth broke out.
Each victims had been taken to the native nursing station with what police describe as minor bodily accidents.
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Investigators decided the victims had been alone on the home when two males identified to them broke in and assaulted them with weapons.
A 21-year-old man has beforehand been arrested and is dealing with a number of costs together with two counts of assault with a weapon, arson and assault inflicting bodily hurt.
On Monday, RCMP introduced a 26-year-old man has additionally since been arrested and remanded into custody.
Moose Lake is roughly 340 km northwest of Winnipeg.
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