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Montreal police investigate after shots fired at apartment building

A Montreal police badge is shown during a news conference in Montreal, Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.
A Montreal police badge is shown during a news conference in Montreal, Monday, Oct. 7, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

Montreal police are investigating after gunshots were fired in the city’s Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles borough late Sunday night.

Police officers responded to several calls around 11:45 p.m., according to spokesperson Véronique Comtois.

A bullet casing was found at the scene near the intersection of Montmartre and Forsyth streets. Comtois said multiple shots were fired at an apartment building in the city’s east end.

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No one was injured.

Investigators are trying to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

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