Police Are Investigating After A Woman's Body Was Found In A Montreal Parking Lot

Police say there appeared to be "traces of violence" on her body.

Police are investigating the "suspicious death" of a woman found in a Montreal parking lot.

According to SPVM media relations officer Caroline Chèvrefils, officers responded to a 911 call around 11 p.m. Monday concerning a person who appeared unconscious in a parked car in a facility on rue de la Rotonde near chemin de la Pointe N. on Verdun's Île-des-Soeurs.

There seems to be some traces of violence on her body.

Caroline Chèvrefils, SPVM

Firefighters were the first to arrive on the scene and determined that the 57-year-old woman was dead.

The victim's relatives found the body, which Chèvrefils said appeared to have "some traces of violence."

The police investigation is ongoing.

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