Norway House RCMP investigating homicide following report of an assault in the community

Norway House, Manitoba – On October 3, 2021, at approximately 12:35 am, Norway House RCMP responded to a report of an assault in the community.

While speaking to the male victim, officers were advised to check on the well-being of a female at a residence located on Provincial Road 373, as it was believed she was being assaulted. Officers arrived at the residence to find a 25-year-old female with serious injuries. She was transported to hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.

On October 5, 2021, RCMP charged 30-year-old Don Travis Forbister, of Norway House, with 2nd Degree Murder. He was remanded into custody for a court appearance scheduled today in Thompson Provincial Court.

2nd Degree Homicide
(File Photo) 2nd Degree Homicide

Norway House RCMP, along with Major Crime Services and RCMP Forensic Identification Services, continue to investigate.

Norway House RCMP

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