Montreal police said the body of Pierre Ouellet, 83, was found on March 29 after someone he knew contacted authorities for a check on welfare.
It has been reported that Ouellet was found deceased in his residence on Henri-Bourassa Blvd, and that he had been beaten to death with a blunt object.
On April 6th police charged Julie Loiselle, 44, with second-degree murder. It is alleged that Loiselle murdered Ouellet on March 20th. Police said the victim and the accused are known to each other but are not related.