Local man charged in brother’s death

A Hay River man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of his younger brother.
Wilfred Lawrence Buggins, 66, is in police custody after his younger brother Raymond Cecil Buggins, 61, was found deceased in a cabin near Enterprise after the Hay River RCMP responded to a call at approximately 6:04 a.m. on Feb. 5.
The “G” Division Major Crimes Unit, Hay River RCMP and the Alberta “K” Division Forensic Identification Section are continuing to investigate.
The Office of the Chief Coroner of the NWT has ordered a post mortem on the deceased.
Wilfred Buggins was scheduled to appear in Territorial Court yesterday in Yellowknife.