Teenaged Murder Suspects Make Court Appearance

Wednesday, September 03, 2003 at 14:45




Two teenage boys accused of murdering a man in Grandmother’s Bay earlier this summer made an appearance in a La Ronge courtroom yesterday.


The boys, aged 15 and 16, are charged with second degree murder in the death of 24-year-old Michael C. Ballantyne.


Their case has been adjourned until September 15th.


Ballantyne was fatally stabbed in Grandmother’s Bay on July 19th.


A 19-year-old man was also charged with second degree murder following Ballantyne’s death.


He will be in court October 1st for his preliminary hearing.