City Manager, Rod Sage, will have his paid administrative leave extended into the new year, according to Mayor, Rick Chrest.
Sage has been on administrative leave since mid-October as a result of an investigation into the death of 30-year-old, Christine Robin Mitchell.
Officers say Mitchell had died of a suspected drug overdose.
On October 4th, the RCMP opened a review on the incident and the Brandon Police Service's investigation
The RCMP have no new details regarding their investigation into Mitchell's death.