Tag Archives: Montreal

Antonio De Blasio shot and killed at a Montreal park while children played soccer

Montreal police were called to Laduversiere park on August 16th at approximately 8:30 pm on report of a drive by shooting. Police said the shooting took place during a children’s soccer game.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Antonio De Blasio, 45,  bleeding heavily and suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper body. De Blasio was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

De Blasio was known to have ties with the Montreal Mafia.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The Montreal Homicide Victims List is available here.

 

Montreal’s 13th homicide of 2017 – Man shot to death outside a wedding reception

Montreal police responded to several reports of an altercation outside a wedding reception in the borough of Saint-Leonard on July 16th at around 1:15am.

Police and emergency crews arrived at the scene to find a 29 year old man lying on the ground with a serious wound. Despite life saving efforts the victim died at the scene from a gunshot wound to the chest.

The suspect fled the scene before police arrived. No arrests have been made at this time.

The 2017 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

22 year old man dies after being stabbed in Achille-Fortier Park

Montreal police were called to Achille-Fortier Park at René Lévesque St. and 36th Ave. on July 7th at approximately 6:30 pm on report of a stabbing.

Police located the 22 year old male victim at the scene suffering from serious injuries. Emergency crews rushed the victim to hospital where he died of his injuries a few days later.

Police said a 16 year old has been arrested and is facing a second degree murder charge.

The stabbing death is the 12th Montreal Homicide this year. The 2017 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Montreal’s 11th homicide, is the city’s 6th homicide for the month of May

Montreal police were called to a residence on Roi-René Boulevard on May 27th at 4:30 pm, after a woman called 911 on report of a dead man.

Police said the victim had been shot and was known to police.

a report in La Presse  identified the victim as Mustapha Danach, 30, and said that he had ties to Lebanese mafia and Italian organized crime.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The 2017 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update 2 men charged: Man dies after Downtown Montreal stabbing

Montreal police were called to Sainte-Catherine and Mackay at 11:40 pm on May 23, on report of a stabbing.

Police found a 23 year old man suffering from stab wounds to the upper body at corner of Crescent and Sainte-Catherine streets.

The man was transported to hospital where he died later that night.

3 men were taken into police custody, however no word on charges.

Update May 29th
Luc Armand Motty, 26, and Aimen Adnane, 23 have been charged with second degree murder. The victim’s name has not been released by police.

The death of the 23 year old man is the 9th Montreal homicide this year. The 2017 Montreal Homicide Victims list is available here.

Montreal police officer charged with manslaughter in the death of Jean-Pierre Bony

On March 31, 2016, Jean-Pierre Bony 46 was allegedly shot in the head with a rubber bullet while trying to escape through a second story window during a drug raid at a building in North Montreal.

Bony was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries.

On May 24th 2017, Quebec’s Crown prosecutor’s office has decided to charge Officer Christian Gilbert of the Montreal Police with manslaughter.

The 2016 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Fatal Stabbing near Lionel-Groulx métro station is Montreal’s 8th Homicide

Police said the stabbing happened at around 2:40 am near the  Lionel-Groulx métro station at the intersection of St-Jacques Street and Greene Avenue on May 16th.

The 49 year old victim was rushed to hospital where he died later that morning.

Police have not released many details at this time. More information will be added as it becomes available.

The Montreal Homicide Victims List is available here.

Anthony St-Jean Lamothe stabbed to death in Montreal

Montreal police were called to the intersection near Sherbrooke St. and St. Laurent Blvd on May 14th just after 3am on report of a stabbing.

According to reports Anthony St-Jean Lamothe 24  made it to nearby Clark St. before being found by emergency crews. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Kenneth Oteng 25 turned himself into police on March 16th and is facing a first-degree murder charge.

The death of Anthony St-Jean Lamothe is the 7th Montreal homicide this year. The Montreal Homicide Victims List is available here.

Montreal house fire death deemed homicide

Emergency crews were called to a building on St-Louis St. near Sixth Ave at 4:20am, May 7th on report of a fire.

Fire fighters found a person after the fire was extinguished. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy is scheduled to determine the identity of the victim and the cause of death.

Homicide crews have taken over the case.

The death is the 6th Montreal homicide this year. The Montreal Homicide Victims List is available here.