Police in Toronto have charged a 50-year-old woman with second-degree murder in connection with the death of Jose Ignacio Ortiz.
Leahann Hohmann was arrested Wednesday and charged with killing the 65-year-old.
Ortiz was found in his Melville Avenue apartment, in the Dupont and Christie area, on Saturday night.
Firefighters found his body following up on complaints of a gas leak.
A post-mortem determined the cause of death was blunt-force trauma.