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Man shot dead in Hochelaga altercation: police

Police say the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say the man was pronounced dead at the scene. Global News

A 20-year-old man has died after he was shot in Montreal’s Hochelaga-Maisonneuve neighbourhood early Friday morning.

Montreal police say an altercation broke out at around 1 a.m. at Theodore Park on Hochelaga Street.

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The victim was fatally shot in the upper body, according to police. His death was confirmed at the scene.

No arrests have been made.

An investigation is underway.

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