RCMP have arrested a teenager from Thompson, Man. following the murder of an elderly man in November.
Officers found the body of Franc Mlakar, 83, inside his Thompson home on November 17, 2016 after someone told police they were concerned about his well-being.
Mlakar was last seen alive on October 31, 2016.
Mounties announced on Thursday that officers had made an arrest and charged the 17-year-old with second-degree murder.
He remains in police custody.
RCMP say the investigations continues and anyone with information is asked to call Thompson RCMP at 204-677-6909 or call Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.