Provincial police are investigating following the death of a woman in Témiscamingue, Que., more than 500 kilometres northwest of Montreal.
Sûreté du Québec officers were called at about 5:15 a.m. Saturday to a residence on Paul-E.-Benoit Street.
A 58-year-old woman was found with serious injuries. She was transported to hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
A 39-year-old woman was arrested at the scene. She is being held and will meet with investigators.
The investigation is considered a homicide.