Woman arrested in connection with death of man on Nuns’ Island

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A 50-year-old woman was arrested in connection with a suspicious death that occurred Wednesday on Nuns’ Island.

Montreal Police Constable Véronique Comtois said a 911 call was placed around 11:10 a.m. from a residence on François St. near Île-des-Soeurs Blvd. When police arrived, they found the body of a 56-year-old man in the apartment. The woman was found nearby and brought in for questioning.

Police didn’t provide any other details about the man’s death. Comtois said crime scene investigators will examine the residence for clues and an autopsy will be conducted.