One person is dead and another charged with murder in Pelican Narrows.

RCMP were called to a home early Tuesday morning for a report of a serious assault.

An investigation determined that an altercation between a man and a youth male occurred where the man was seriously injured.

The unidentified 30-year-old from Pelican Narrows would die at the local health center. The youth was arrested later Tuesday morning.

He is charged with second-degree murder. Authorities say the victim and the accused are known to each other.