Francesco Del Balso escapes attempted murder in Laval
A police vehicle in the neighborhood where the assassination attempt took place.
Francesco Del Balso, considered an influential member of the Mafia, was the victim of an attempted murder on Monday.
Around 9 a.m. 15 a.m., individuals aboard a Honda CRV fired shots at him, while he was driving his car, at the corner of Bois and Saint-Martin boulevards, in Laval.
The 52-year-old man was able to speak to several Sûreté du Québec investigators during the afternoon.
The assassination attempt took place in the neighborhood where Francisco Del Balso lives.
According to police analyses, he miraculously escaped this attempted murder. At least ten bullets were fired at him.
The police are still looking for the shooters.
– With information from Pascal Robidas