The woman succumbed to serious injuries.

The major crimes against the person section of the Sûreté du Québec is currently investigating the suspicious death of a woman on rue Dicaire, in the L’Acadie sector. His body was found in a residence at the end of the afternoon.

The police officers of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu first received a call from a citizen who was worried “about the absence of one of the residents of the house”, according to the relationist Stéphane Tremblay of the Sûreté of Quebec. Upon arrival, they discovered a seriously injured woman. She was transported to the Haut-Richelieu Hospital, where she was declared dead.

The investigation was quickly transferred to the Sûreté du Québec. “A person inside the house was arrested, adds Mr. Tremblay. She is met by the investigators. »


The forensic identification section is on site to carry out an expertise of the crime scene. The victim’s body will be autopsied to find out the exact causes of death. His identity as well as that of the apprehended person will be revealed later, indicates the Sûreté du Québec.


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