03/10/2013 03:32 EDT | Updated 05/10/2013 05:12 EDT

Kimberley Murder Sees Girlfriend Arrested

B.C. RCMP have arrested a woman in connection with the death of her boyfriend who was found dead in a Kimberley home this week.

The victim, 47, was discovered in the house in Marysville, a suburb of Kimberley in southeast B.C. on Friday. RCMP said at the time that the death appeared suspicious.

The man's girlfriend, 37, has been arrested and is in custody pending a court appearance, said the RCMP in a Sunday news release.

While police have not confirmed a cause of death, they say it's "not a random act."