Death: Leeland Alexander, a Lillooet resident, was murdered by a man – Leeland Alexander, a 25-year-old Lillooet resident, was murdered last week, and a 35-year-old man has been charged with his murder. Last Tuesday night, Lillooet RCMP was dispatched to the 600-block of Main Street for a report of a man suffering from serious injuries.
According to vancouversun.com, Alexander was sent to Lillooet Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and died. He was killed in an unknown manner, according to Mounties.
According to RCMP spokesperson Sgt. Chris Manseau, a man was detained and charged in connection with the homicide on Tuesday. Lillooet resident Justin Ehlert, 35, has been charged with murder. He is still being held in detention until a court hearing.