A man charged in a homicide in Courtenay earlier this year made a court appearance in Nanaimo on Wednesday, June 29.
On March 6, Comox RCMP arrested a 55-year-old man following a call to a residence on 26th Street in Courtenay. Paramedics attended to an 80-year-old woman in medical distress who ultimately passed away. In a news release, police reported the suspect was known to the victim.
Anousone Chang faces one count of second-degree murder and is in custody.
According to Court Services Online, he will be back in court on Aug. 17 to fix a date for trial.