The Estevan Police Service has confirmed that the suspicious death reported on Tuesday morning is now being investigated as a homicide, and that one person has been charged in connection with the incident.
A 30-year-old male from Estevan is currently in police custody, and he has been charged with second degree murder. He is scheduled to make his first court appearance in Estevan Provincial Court on Thursday.
The deceased is a 27-year-old female from Estevan.
The accused and the victim are known to each other.
Police were called to a residence on Petterson Drive on Monday night at about 10:30 p.m. Upon arrival, the female was found deceased.
Further details will be released as they become available.