June 7, 2014 10:52 am

Man shot and killed on the Plateau in Mile End

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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