The Weyburn Police Service has laid a number of charges in relation to an alleged home invasion and homicide, which occurred on Jan. 4 at approximately 9 p.m. at a residence in the 300-block of Fourth Street N.E. in Weyburn.
It has been learned through the investigation that three individuals armed with a firearm had broken into the residence.
The Weyburn Police Service responded to the home Friday evening around 9 p.m., after receiving a call of a home invasion involving firearms.
An altercation occurred within the residence, and during the incident shots were fired. Two individuals made their way to the General Hospital where one of them, an 18-year-old male, who has been identified as Nathan Hutt of Weyburn, later died of his injuries. Hutt was among the group who are accused of committing the home invasion.
Three men have been charged as a result of this incident.
Keegan R. Muxlow, 23 years old from Weyburn, is charged with second degree murder, use of a firearm during the commission of an offence, unsafe storage of a firearm and possession of a firearm without a valid licence. Muxlow was the target of the home invasion.
Dominick Hawkes, 23, from Weyburn, is charged with break and enter and committing assault, wearing a disguise during the commission of an offence, possession of a weapon for the purpose of committing an offence, possession of a firearm without a valid licence, and possession of cocaine.
William N. McLeod, 25, from Weyburn is charged with break and enter and committing assault, wearing a disguise during the commission of an offence, possession of a weapon for the purpose of committing an offence, and possession of a firearm without a valid licence.
These three individuals were remanded in custody and made their first court appearance in Weyburn on Tuesday.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Weyburn Police Service at 306-848-3250, or Crime-Stoppers.