10/21/2014 05:51 EDT | Updated 12/21/2014 05:59 EST

Remains along highway: murder charges in death of New Brunswick man

STONY PLAIN, Alta. - A man has been charged with second-degree murder following the discovery of human remains along the Yellowhead Highway west of Edmonton.

The remains of 18-year-old Allen Neil Wilson from New Brunswick were discovered last month near Stony Plain.

RCMP say Garrett Micheal Oshvalda, who is 55, was arrested on Friday.

Police say Wilson and Oshvalda knew each other.

Oshvalda is to appear in Stony Plain provincial court on Wednesday.