Man charged with manslaughter after June death of woman in Surrey, B.C.

SURREY, B.C. — A charge of manslaughter has now been laid following the death of a woman in Surrey, B.C.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team says a 47-year-old man was arrested Aug. 7.

Documents show he is expected to make his next appearance in provincial court in Surrey on Sept. 10.

He was charged after 40-year-old Karlee Dixon was found unconscious at a Surrey home on June 2.

She died later in hospital.

A statement from the homicide team says police questioned the man at the time Dixon was found but no further details will be released.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Aug. 10, 2020

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