The fiance of a 27-year-old Vanastra woman has now been charged in her death.

Media reports say 29-year-old Corey Douglas Volland has been charged with second-degree

murder in the death of Laura Wigelsworth whose body was discovered near a road last Thursday


The man made a brief appearance in a London court via video link Sunday morning and is due to appear in

court in person in Goderich on Monday.

Police sent out a release late Saturday night saying that a post-mortem examination had ruled

Wigelsworth’s death a homicide and that an unidentified man had been arrested earlier in the


Wigelsworth was last seen going for a walk in Vanastra last Wednesday evening and her body was discovered

by a passerby near Front Road, close to Huron Road, Thursday morning.

The two were to be married in August.

Wigelsworth was the mother of two children from a prior relationship while Volland also has one child from a previous relationship.