Police are investigating the death of a 61-year-old man in Fort Coulonge, Que., Wednesday night.
The Sûreté du Québec (SQ)'s Pontiac detachment responded to a call about an "altercation" in a home on rue Principale shortly before 6 p.m. Police say that is when they found a man with serious injuries who died overnight as a result.
He has been identified as Harold Plugowski and his death is considered a homicide, the SQ said Thursday. They did not say where he was from.
A man has since been taken into police custody for questioning, police said. Its investigation into what happened continues.
Fort Coulonge is about 40 kilometres east of Pembroke, Ont., and 110 kilometres west of Gatineau.