Homicide suspect in custody; charges pending

Lethbridge Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the homicide of Frances Candice Little Light.

The suspect was taken into custody earlier today without incident and the investigation is ongoing.

Charges are pending.

No further information is available for release at this time. An update will be provided when available.

BACKROUND:

On February 7, 2016 at approximately 5:15 p.m. police and EMS responded to a report of severely injured female in an apartment complex along the 100 block of Columbia Boulevard. Upon arrival, emergency responders located 56-year-old Francis Little Light inside her apartment and a short time later she was pronounced dead. Following an autopsy at the Medical Examiner's Office in Caglary, Little Light's death was ruled a homicide.