Ont. man charged in connection with 2014 murder in Sask.: RCMP

SASKATOON - RCMP in Saskatchewan say an Ontario man has been charged with a murder that happened two years ago.

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Police say in a news release that Norman Playter had been reported missing to police in Calgary, but that the investigation found he visited the Saskatoon area in the days leading up to his death in May 2014.

An RCMP spokesman in Saskatchewan said Sunday that police aren't immediately releasing whether a body was found.

John Glen MacAulay, 46 of North Bay, Ont., faces a charge of second-degree murder in relation to Playter's death.

Police say MacAulay was living in Saskatoon at the time and both he and Playter knew each other.

MacAulay is in police custody and will appear in provincial court in Saskatoon on Monday.



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