Two dead bodies found: possible femicide followed by suicide
According to the SPVM, the woman bore signs of violence and it could be a murder followed by a suicide.
A woman and a man in their forties were found dead overnight from Monday to Tuesday in the Pointe-aux-Trembles borough of Montreal.
Around midnight, Montreal Police Service (SPVM) officers were called to an apartment building on 25th Avenue near Notre-Dame Street.
Arrived on the lees ux, the police located an inanimate man and woman on the stairs, said Caroline Chèvrefils, spokesperson for the SPVM.
The woman bore signs of violence and everything points to believe it was a murder followed by a suicide, according to Constable Chèvrefils.
The connection between the woman and the deceased man is still unconfirmed.
Major Crimes Squad is investigating the incident.
This is the 40th homicide on SPVM territory in 2022.