Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Calgary Man Charged with Dismembering, Trying to Dispose of Body of Woman

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Calgary Man Charged with Dismembering, Trying to Dispose of Body of Woman

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Police charge Calgary man with dismembering woman

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CALGARY - Calgary police are accusing a man of dismembering and trying to dispose of a woman's body after she died.

Police were called to a grassy, lightly forested area along Centre Street North after a passerby found a body on June 8.

After investigating a tip from the public, police say they now believe that the woman died at a residence, then a man who lived at the residence decided to dispose of her remains in several places, including in the neighbourhood of Crescent Heights.

Police continue to search for body parts.

Joshua Jordan Weise, who is 40, is charged with one count offering an indignity to human remains.

Insp. Don Coleman said while the chief medical examiner is working on the cause of death, it's not believed to be criminal. …

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