A man killed in Laval
A 31-year-old man was shot dead in his vehicle in the Saint-François district, in the east of Laval.
A 31-year-old man was shot and killed Friday night in Laval.
Around 11:20 p.m., emergency services were alerted to gunshots heard on rue du Canada, near the Rivière des Prairies, in the Saint-François district.
When they arrived at the scene, the police discovered a vehicle riddled with projectiles. A man with bullet wounds was lying inside the car. He was pronounced dead after several attempts at resuscitation.
The victim was not known to police circles in Laval.
A large security perimeter has been established in the area to protect the crime scene.
A mobile command post has been established.
Our investigators are on site. In particular, they are meeting with witnesses and analyzing statements obtained during the night, said agent Stéphanie Beshara, spokesperson for the Service de police de Laval (SPL), shortly before the incident. #x27;dawn, Saturday.
At the time of this writing, SPL investigators were unable to indicate whether there were one or more suspects.
Forensic identification technicians and a dog handler were called to the scene, where a mobile command post was also set up.
With information from La Presse canadienne