Police are investigating a suspected homicide after a 27-year-old man was found dead Christmas Eve.
Just before 5 a.m. Tuesday, the unidentified man was found unresponsive and suffering from undisclosed injuries at a home in Pauingassi First Nation, about 280 kilometres northeast of Winnipeg. He was taken to a local nursing station, where he later died.
Little Grand Rapids RCMP is investigating along with the major crimes and forensic identification units.
An autopsy is set for Boxing Day in Winnipeg.