Police reveal Logan Lake man stabbed to death

RCMP have released new information after a man was found dead in a motel in Logan Lake

Kamloops RCMP are now confirming that a 55-year-old Logan Lake man was stabbed to death.

The Logan Lake RCMP attended a local motel on March 6, at approximately 6:40 a.m., following a complaint to police, where they located an unresponsive man in one of the rooms.

The RCMP Southeast District Major Crime Unit has confirmed the cause of death of the victim involved.

“RCMP investigators, in conjunction with the BC Coroners Service, have confirmed the cause of death via forensic examination following the completion of the autopsy, as being complications resulting from stabbing injuries,” said Cpl. Dan Moskaluk,

66-year-old Gordon Fleming of Logan Lake has been charged with second-degree murder in the man’s death and is currently remanded in custody.

Fleming’s next court appearance is April 9, 2018, in Kamloops.

Related: Murder charge after Logan Lake motel death

Related: Body discovered in Kamloops settling pond recovered

To report a typo, email:
newstips@kelownacapnews.com
.


@KelownaCapNews
newstips@kelownacapnews.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Vehicle roll over closes highway for over three hours

The vehicle’s occupants were taken to Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops via helicopter

Trans Mountain to contribute funds for infrastructure upgrades

The company signed an agreement with the District committing $3.1 million

Seniors group recommends website to members with tech issues

The Wells Gray Country Seniors Society (WGCSS) has run a program called “Cyber Seniors” since 2015.

B.C. prepares back-to-school plan for students in COVID-19

Districts will be refining preparations up to Sept. 8

New cannabis shop does well in first weeks

Clearwater’s first cannabis shop, the Interior Cannabis Company, is doing well in its first few weeks of operation.

Canucks ride momentum into NHL playoff series against defending Stanley Cup champs

PREVIEW: Vancouver opens against St. Louis on Wednesday

Man, 54, charged in connection with fatal attack of Red Deer doctor

Doctor was killed in his walk-in clinic on Monday

One dead as fish boat sinks off southern Vancouver Island

Shawnigan Lake-registered Arctic Fox II went down off Cape Flattery, west of Victoria

Landlord takes front door, windows after single B.C. mom late with rent

Maple Ridge mom gets help from community generosity and government

42 more people test positive for COVID-19 in B.C.

The province has recorded no new deaths in recent days

Joe Biden selects California Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate

Harris and Biden plan to deliver remarks Wednesday in Wilmington

Lawsuit launched after Florida child handcuffed, booked and briefly jailed

Suit alleges “deliberate indifference” to what should have been handled as a behavioural issue

Russia approves vaccine, Putin hopes to begin mass production

Critic calls decision to proceed without thorough testing ‘dangerous and grossly immoral’

Most Read