Police Alert Public To Discovery Of Human Remains Near Longueuil Metro Station

The body was discovered just after noon on Friday.
Senior Editor
Police Alert Public To Discovery Of Human Remains Near Longueuil Metro Station

The Service de police de l'agglomération de Longueuil (SPAL) has alerted the public to the discovery of human remains at the intersection of rue St-Charles and blvd. Lafayette. Police have erected a barrier and are conducting an investigation.

The remains were located near the Longueuil yellow line metro station, according to TVA and a map provided by the SPAL.

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TLDR: Longueuil Police are investigating after a body was discovered near the base of the Jacques Cartier Bridge and Longueuil metro station.

Details are few. In a now-deleted Facebook post, police shared that the body was discovered at 12:20 pm Friday afternoon. Police have identified the body as female.

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April 5, 2019

It appears that the remains were within a grassy area adjacent to the base of the Jacques Cartier Bridge.

This photo posted to the SPAL Facebook page has no caption but matches the description of the scene.

Via Google Maps

There is so far no information about the circumstances of the death. 

Thousands of commuters use the Longueuil metro station to commute between the South Shore and downtown Montreal.

Stay tuned for more information.

Thomas MacDonald
Senior Editor
Thomas is MTL Blog's Senior Editor. He lives in Saint-Henri and loves it so much that he named his cat after it. On weekdays, he's publishing stories, editing and helping to manage MTL Blog's team of amazing writers. His beats include the STM, provincial and municipal politics and Céline Dion. On weekends, you might run into him brunching at Greenspot, walking along the Lachine Canal or walking Henri the cat in Parc Sir-George-Étienne-Cartier.