MISE & Agrave; DAY
A man was shot and wounded Monday evening in the borough of Saint-Léonard, in Montreal.
According to the first information available, the man of 39 ans was targeted by one or more suspects at around 9:40 p.m., at the corner of rue Jean-Talon and boulevard de l'Assomption.
The victim was conscious during his transport to hospital, where his condition was to be assessed, said agent Julien Lévesque, spokesperson for the Montreal Police Department.
The suspects had already fled to the arrival of the police.
An investigation was opened and witnesses were to be met during the evening to try to shed light on this new violent incident involving a firearm.