50-year-old arrested for the murder of a man in Chandler

50-year-old woman arrested for murder of man in Chandler


A 58-year-old woman was arrested Thursday in connection with the murder of a 60-year-old man in Chandler nearly a month ago, in Gaspésie.

The arrest of the lady by the Crimes Against Person Investigation Service also took place in Chandler territory, the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) announced in a press release.

According to the police, the victim and the suspect would be acquaintances. Both are from the region.

Recall that Richard Allard, 64, was found lifeless on rue Monseigneur Ross Est in Chandler on July 16.

The police had were then called to go to the scene, to assist the paramedics.

The man had unfortunately been declared dead.

The investigation then made it possible to demonstrate that Mr. Allard was the victim of a murder.

The suspect will appear Friday at the Percé courthouse, added the SQ.

“The count (s) of the indictment (s) in connection with this event remain at the discretion of the Director of Criminal and Penal Prosecutions according to the study of the file”, specifies the press release.

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