Two folks have been despatched to hospital — one in important situation — following two separate assaults throughout a violent Sunday night time in downtown Montreal.
The primary incident occurred at round 6:40 p.m. when a 27-year-old man was stabbed within the higher physique whereas strolling on Sainte-Catherine Avenue close to Metcalf Avenue. 5 suspects fled the scene by automobile however have been stopped by police a brief distance away on Sherbrooke Avenue close to Parc Avenue.
The sufferer, identified to police, was transported to hospital in important situation. The 5 suspects in custody vary in age between 18 and 28 years outdated.
The second assault occurred a short while later at roughly 7:20 p.m. in an house constructing on Sainte-Catherine Avenue close to Saint-Marc Avenue. A 23-year-old male was shot within the leg when he answered his entrance door. The suspect fled the scene.
The sufferer, additionally identified to police, was taken to hospital and handled for non-life-threatening accidents. Police say he’s not cooperating with the investigation.
— with information from World’s Brayden Jagger Haines
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