A 68-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in a death in Clarendon on Wednesday.

Brian Brownlee, 68, is due in court Thursday to face the charges.

Police identified the victim as 50-year-old Darwin Zimmerling of Shawville.

Surete du Quebec officers were called to a home in Clarendon at about 3 a.m. Wednesday morning, when the body was found.