Mexican authorities say Laval's body, Que., A woman missing since last week is found.
Christine St-Onge, 41, was last heard on December 4.
Her body was found near a hotel in Los Cabos, where she lived with her partner.
The State Prosecutor's Office said at a press conference on Wednesday that St-Onge had died of a head injury and had been moved outside the hotel.
The researchers said she had been dead for at least five days.
St-Onge traveled to Mexico with a man who returned to Quebec on December 5th. The prosecutor said the man did not take any luggage with him upon his return to Canada.
He was found dead the next day. The district police said it was death by suicide.
After the body of the man, a joint investigation was opened by the RCMP, the Quebec provincial police and the Mexican authorities.
District police say they are in contact with St-On's family.