Woman, 22, found dead in New Brunswick First Nation, 1 man in custody

Police found the woman’s body outside a residence in Elsipogtog First Nation Saturday morning

Police say a 22-year-old woman was found dead outside a home in a New Brunswick First Nation.

RCMP spokeswoman Cpl. Jullie Rogers-Marsh says police found the woman’s body outside a residence in Elsipogtog First Nation just after 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

She says the death is considered suspicious, and while police have one man in custody, no charges have been laid.

The investigation has been handed to the force’s major crime unit, and the woman’s identity has not been released.

The Canadian Press

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