A 23-year-old Dauphin man has been arrested and charged with Counsel to Commit Murder.
Benjamin Joseph Goodine, was arrested by Dauphin RCMP and Dauphin Major Crimes Services after they were told on Sept. 21 that he had attempted to persuade an associate to murder a 21-year-old Manitoba man, in relation to a drug investigation.
Goodine was arrested as a result of RCMP Project DAMPER, a long-term initiative focused on street-level drug trafficking.
He remains in custody. Police continue to investigate.