Death of missing boy in Rankin Inlet now considered a homicide: RCMP
RANKIN INLET, Nunavut — Nunavut RCMP say the death of a missing boy has been ruled a homicide.
The 11-year-old boy, who police initially said was 12, had been missing for five days. Searchers located his remains July 8 in an industrial area in Rankin Inlet.
RCMP say the autopsy is complete and his death is now considered a homicide.
Investigators are still waiting to positively identify the victim so his name is not being released.