The Regina Police Service is confirming that the death of a female, who was found deceased in a residence on the 200 block of Upland Drive on Sunday May 22nd, is a homicide case.
The victim has been identified as 38 year-old Sandeep Kaur TEHARA, DOB: 1978-03-15, of Regina. Her family has been notified of her death and these developments in the investigation.
The investigation began at 4:23 am on Sunday, May 22nd, 2016, when police were dispatched to a house on the 200 block of Upland Drive to check on the welfare of the occupants. Police arrived at the scene and located a deceased 38 year-old female inside the residence. Officers secured the scene and requested investigators from the Major Crimes and Forensic Identification units. Investigation into this event led to the arrest of a 39 year-old male who was subsequently charged.
The husband of the victim, 39 year-old Jagdish Singh TEHARA, DOB: 1976-12-12, of Regina, has been charged with Second Degree Murder [235(1) CC]. Jagdish Singh TEHARA will make his first appearance in Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24th, 2016.