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Murder charge laid in death of 29-year-old man in St. Paul

Major Crimes Unit charge 28-year-old woman with second degree murder
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ST. PAUL - A second degree murder charge has been laid in the death of a 29-year-old man. RCMP responded to a 911 call to assist on Aug. 1 at 3:09 a.m. in St. Paul.

The Major Crimes Unit subsequently charged a 28-year-old woman in the death of 29-year-old Harold Crane, Jr.

RCMP responded to the call to help EMS on Aug. 1 where a male who was located outside an apartment building in St. Paul. The man suffered a serious injury, and despite efforts by emergency services to provide medical assistance, he was declared deceased on scene, according to RCMP.

"A female was identified as the suspect and was arrested at the scene of the incident. The Major Crimes Unit was deployed to maintain carriage of the investigation, with the assistance of the St. Paul Forensic Identification Section," according to RCMP.

Medeline Delver-Cardinal, 28, of St. Paul has been charged with second degree murder. She remains in custody and her next court date is scheduled for Aug. 4 in St. Paul Provincial Court.

RCMP say they are not seeking any other suspects and this was not a random incident.