Onion Lake Woman Identified As Hotel Murder Victim

Tuesday, October 04, 2005 at 13:34



The RCMP is asking for the public’s help in the investigation into the death of an Aboriginal woman found dead in a Lloydminster hotel room over the weekend.


Hotel cleaning staff found the body of 20-year-old Onion Lake First Nation resident Jarita Brittany Naistus just before noon Sunday morning.


Investigators are treating the case as a homicide and are now trying to trace the last movements of Naistus prior to her death.


Any members of the public with information about the homicide or Naistus’ activity this past weekend are urged to contact the Lloydminster RCMP at 825-6350 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.