Second arrest made in MacGregor murder



By Eoin Devereux

The Neepawa Banner

A second person has been arrested in connection to the death of Niels “Arne” Nielsen in MacGregor. 

RCMP have charged 54 year old Martin Sutherland of MacGregor, with First Degree Murder. Earlier this year, 21 year old Jason Conway of MacGregor was also charged with First Degree Murder in relation to this investigation. 

On May. 25, Nielsen's body was discovered in his home in MacGregor. An autopsy was performed at the time and RCMP deemed the death a homicide.

Photo courtesy of the RCMP