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Montreal man stabbed outside Peel metro downtown Monday night

The Montreal Police logo is seen on a police car in Montreal on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. Paul Chiasson / The Canadian Press

At around 5:10 p.m. on Monday night, a call was made for a young man who was stabbed hours earlier, according to Montreal police

The 19-year-old man was assaulted with a sharp object outside near Peel metro in downtown Montreal.

He was injured in the lower body but authorities aren’t fearing for his life.

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The young man, for reasons still unknown, took public transit while injured and made his way to the city of Pointe-Claire where he was discovered in a bus shelter on Saint-Jean boulevard near Trans-Canada Highway.

The motive for the assault is still unknown, according to Montreal police spokesperson Julien Levesque.

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An investigation is underway.

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