Police investigate two violent overnight incidents in Montreal – Montreal

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Police investigate two violent overnight incidents in Montreal - Montreal

Two men are now recovering in hospital after separate violent incidents Wednesday night in Montreal’s north and east ends.

Montreal police say a man presented himself to hospital at around 8 p.m. with gunshot wounds on his lower body.

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That 23-year-old victim is known to police, spokesperson Const. Jean-Pierre Brabant told Global News, and is not collaborating with investigators. However, officers were able to trace the incident to the Park-Extension area and say they identified a crime scene on Durocher Street near Saint-Roch.

Just a few hours later came a stabbing in the borough of Saint-Leonard.

“A man, aged 21 years old, was stabbed during an altercation with other people,” Brabant said. The incident took place on Boulevard Couture near Lacordaire.

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The victim in that incident is also not collaborating with investigators, according to police.

Police are sill investigating both incidents.




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