Murder Suspect To Stand Trial

Wednesday, March 01, 2006 at 14:43



A trial has been ordered for a 20-year-old man accused of murder on the James Smith Cree Nation.


Approximately one year ago, Leland Moostoos was arrested after a man died suddenly on the reserve.


Police say Ralph Burns succumbed to stabbing injuries on January 22nd, 2005.


Moostoos faces one count of second-degree murder.


No date has been set for his trial.