A 25-year-old man from Nova Scotia has been charged with the murder of Emilie Maheu, the 26-year-old Green Valley woman whose body was found last Saturday in a field east of Lancaster.
Brandon Smeltzer, of Bayside, Nova Scotia was located in New Brunswick and charged with first-degree murder.
The accused will be transported back to Ontario where he is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cornwall.
The community has been shocked by the death of the mother of a 22-month-old girl.
She was last seen leaving work at approximately 1 p.m. October 11 and was reported missing from a residence on County Road 34 in South Glengarry at approximately 8:30 p.m. October 11.