A tentative date has been set for a Preliminary Inquiry for a Quesnel man who is accused of murder.

Twenty-year-old Edward James Penner is at this point due back in territorial court on April 23rd of next year.

Penner is charged with First Degree Murder in Whitehorse.

Yukon RCMP arrested him back in July in connection with the death of 25-year-old Adam Cormack, whose body was found in a forested area.

Police have not said how he died.

– with files from George Henderson, My Cariboo Now