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Burns Lake RCMP investigating triple homicide

The Burns Lake RCMP are investigating a triple homicide.

At 8:25am this morning, the Burns Lake RCMP attended at residence in the 200 block of 5th Ave in Burns Lake after receiving a report of potential foul play.

Upon entering the residence, officers found the bodies of two men and one woman.

The identities of the three victims are not being released at this time.

A 54 year old Burns Lake man has been arrested in connection with the homicides and is in police custody.

The RCMP say they believe this is an isolated incident and there is no further risk to the public.

The North District Major Crime Unit, Prince George Forensic Identification Unit, and members from the North District General Investigative Unit are assisting the Burns lake RCMP in their investigation.

The investigation is still in its very early stages and no other information can be released at this time.

Update: Rueben Buhler of Burns Lake has been charged with three counts of second degree murder and is expected to appear in Burns Lake Provincial Court sometime tomorrow.

 

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