Watch above: Montreal recorded its 9th homicide
MONTREAL – A 23-year-old man was killed in an early morning shooting at a bar on the corner of Fairmount and Parc Saturday.
Montreal police responded to a call about gunshots at around 2:40 a.m.
At the scene, they found the 23-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman with multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body, said police spokesperson Manuel Couture.
They were both transported to the hospital, where the man’s death was confirmed.
A 25-year-old man was arrested at the scene and was being questioned by police.
Parc Avenue has been cordoned off between Fairmount and St-Viateur, as the major-crimes unit investigate the city’s 9th homicide of the year.
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