Police say the woman’s death is thought to be suspicious
Alberta RCMP major crime unit investigator after a woman was found dead in a residence in Airdrie.
Police were called around 8 a.m. Thursday for reports of a wounded man at a store in the city’s northeast.
The medical officer assessed the man on the spot and took him to the hospital, where police say he is expected to stay for “a longer period”.
As a result of the investigation, police then went to a residence in Airdrie for a well-being check, where they found a dead woman inside. Police say her death is thought to be suspicious.
The man was remanded in custody in connection with the death, but remains in hospital.
Police say they are not looking for more suspects at this time and there is no risk to the public.
The legal director will perform an autopsy in the coming days.