Red Deer man charged with second degree murder

A 50-year-old woman was found dead in a residence near West Park Crescent on Thursday

A Red Deer man has been charged with second degree murder after a 50-year-old woman was found dead in West Park early Thursday.

Police were called to a home in near West Park Crescent around 4 a.m. on Thursday.

Tina-Marie Pfeiffer, 50, was found dead.

Shortly after police took a man into custody who was walking down the street nearby in his underwear.

An autopsy by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Calgary determined that Pfeiffer’s death was a homicide.

Police charged Jordan Koizumi, 26, of Red Deer, with one count of second degree murder on Friday.

Koizumi is scheduled to appear in provincial court in Red Deer on Monday.

Additional information about this case is not available as the case is now before the courts.

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