Surete du Quebec arrest woman in relation to the death of a man in his 80’s in La Tuque

Police and paramedics responded to the report of an altercation on Bostonnais Street around 7 p.m on July 10th in La Tuque, QC.

Emergency crews arrived to find Paul Blanchette, 81, unconscious. He was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries.

Police arrested a woman in her 50’s at the scene. She is facing a charge of manslaughter. The identity of the accused has not been released at this time.

 The 2020 Quebec Homicide Victim List is available here.