Winnipeg police are investigating the city's first homicide of the year.
Police said on Sunday that they found a woman dead inside an apartment shortly after midnight at 611 Jefferson Ave. in the city's West Kildonan neighbourhood.
A police spokesperson said the woman had suffered injuries to her upper body and died.
A 61-year-old man was taken into custody for questioning by homicide investigators. He is believed to be the victim's husband.
No charges have been laid and police have not yet identified the victim or any suspects.