RCMP are investigating after a woman was killed in Fort McMurray.

Police were called out to a home on Ross Haven Drive just before 11 p.m. Monday. There, they found a 36-year-old woman who they say had been stabbed.

She was taken to hospital by EMS but later died.

RCMP say they took a 28-year-old man into custody, but have not yet released any further details on the victim or suspect.

They say it was not a random attack, and add the public is not at risk.