Woman charged after man found dead

Published On Fri Feb 26 2010

The Canadian Press

RICHMOND HILL- York regional police have charged a 30-year-old woman with second-degree murder after the body of a man was discovered early Friday in Richmond Hill, Ont.

Police received a call about trouble at a residence in the town north of Toronto and discovered a 45-year-old man with no vital signs.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A woman who was known to the man was located at the scene and arrested shortly after the discovery of the body.

The name of the deceased will not be released pending notification of next of kin.

Renee Laurence, of Richmond Hill, is being held in custody and will appear in court March 3 in Newmarket.