Orbe body identified
The body discovered by police in Orbe at the weekend has been identified.
Police said the remains, which were found on a property tied to the manor of Montchoisi, belonged to the woman who lived there.
The 55-year-old Swiss woman had been concealed under the outside stairs which led to the door of the house where she lived with her husband.
The 51-year-old man has been questioned by the police officer in charge of the investigation and is being held in custody.
The police say they are following more than one line of inquiry.