A young woman of 20-year-old had been found unresponsive in a small apartment that she rented way of the Long Bridge to Lagnes in the Vaucluse.
What are the gendarmes who had discovered in the night of Wednesday to Thursday, around midnight.
The victim, a native of Valencia, had been strangled and left for dead by its owner, who lives in a farmhouse adjacent.
She was revived and then was transported to the hospital where she finally passed away late Friday morning.
Investigators do not know for the moment, the reasons for which the victim had installed in the beginning of the year in this housing.
As for the suspect, 34-year-old, the latter was arrested on the scene before being hospitalized in a psychiatric unit of the hospital of Montfavet. As soon as his condition has improved, it will be heard by the gendarmes.