PICKERING, Ont. — Police east of Toronto have arrested a man wanted in connection with the death of his wife, who was nine months pregnant.
Police say the suspect, Nicholas Tyler Baig, 25, was arrested at a residence in Markham Saturday evening.
He faces a charge of second degree murder and will appear in court Sunday morning for a bail hearing on the allegation.
Officers say they arrived to the scene of an assault at about 9:45 p.m. Friday, where they discovered the body of 27-year-old Arianna Goberdhan.
She was found with "obvious signs of trauma."
Police say the baby did not survive.
The Canadian Press
Note to readers: This is a corrected story. A previous version had the wrong spelling of Arianna Goberdhan