A Saskatoon man accused of killing his girlfriend has employed a brand new lawyer.
Andrew Rosenfeldt is charged with second-degree homicide within the dying of Nykera Brown.
The 20-year-old was discovered lifeless in a house on Avenue P South on November 15, 2022.
Earlier this month, Rosenfeldt fired his earlier lawyer, Jessie Buydens as his authorized counsel.
He’s now’s being represented by Chris Gratton.
Brown’s mom Cathleen Balon advised CTV Information her daughter struggled with crystal meth use and was having a tough time discovering assist. She was kicked out of social detox in Saskatoon and was left reeling.
“Throughout this time she simply felt defeated. Each door she went to was closed. No person would assist her, so she tried to leap off a bridge,” mentioned Balon in a November interview.
Afterwards she says police took her to the Irene & Leslie Dube Centre for Psychological Well being, the place Rosenfeldt would go to her.
Regardless of her warnings to employees that Rosendfeldt was abusive, Balon says Brown was finally launched to him.
A month later she was killed.
Rosenfeldt has pleaded not responsible and has opted for a judge-only trial.
His case has been adjourned till March 8.
-With information from Pat McKay
The mom of 20-year-old Nykera Brown says her daughter was battling psychological well being and dependancy points.