Tag Archives: Quebec

Quebec Police investigating the death of a 28 year old Chloe Labrie, in Kuujjuaq

Kativik Regional Police Force were called to a home in the community on June 12th early in the morning, on report of a deceased female.

Police arrived to find a 28 year old Chloe Labrie, deceased in the home. Police said there were “marks of violence” on the woman’s body. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

Witnesses are currently being interviewed. No arrests have been made at this time.

More information will be added as it becomes available.

Man shot to death in Montreal’s 11th homicide of 2018

Montreal police were called to an apartment building on 1 Avenue North, near Gouin Boulevard  on May 26th at approximately 9:50am on report of gunshots.

Police arrived at the basement apartment to find a 45 year old Constantinos Tountas suffering from an upper body gunshot wound. The victim was declared deceased at the scene.

A 33 year old key witness has now become the main suspect. Police have not released the name of the accused. More information will be added as it becomes available.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here. 

Montreal’s 10th homicide – Samy Mokkadem shot to death in broad daylight

Montreal police said the shooting happened at approximately 1pm, in front of many witnesses on Bélanger Street, at the corner of rue Garnier, on May 14th.

Samy Mokkadem, 39, was shot at close range at least once, while sitting in a white Bentley convertible. The victim was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on May 18th.

The suspect fled on foot, after throwing the murder weapon on the ground. No other information has been made public by police at this time.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here. 

Montreal’s 9th homicide of 2018 – Fire takes the life of a 61 year old woman

The Montreal Fire Department was called to a townhouse complex on Bois-des-Caryers St, May 16th at approximately 10:30pm on report of a fire.

The body of a woman was found after the fire was extinguished. Montreal police believe the remains are those of a 61-year-old woman who had been listed as missing.

The cause of the fire has not been released, however police have called the death the 9th homicide of 2018.

More information will be added as it becomes available.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here. 

Jérémie Fortier-Grenier, arrested in relation to the death of his father Richard Grenier in Montreal

Montreal Police said the body of Richard Grenier, 59, was found by a passerby in a ditch on Marie-Curie Ave near Albert-Einstein Street at 5:45 am,  May 11th.

Jérémie Fortier-Grenier, 23, was arrested on May 11th and taken to hospital for “self inflicted wounds”. The Sûreté du Québec said Fortier-Grenier is the victim’s son. Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

Jérémie Fortier-Grenier will remain in custody until he appears in court.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here. 

Ronald Henry Tooma arrested in relation to the death of a 25 year old woman and her 2 year old daughter

The Sûreté du Québec is investigating what they believe to be a double homicide that left a 25 year old woman and her 2 year old daughter dead in Sept-Îles.

Police said an altercation allegedly erupted in a residential building on Brochu St on April 23rd. When police arrived to the scene at approximately 6:30am,  they located the victims in serious condition. The mother and daughter were rushed to hospital where they died of their injuries.

Ronald Henry Tooma was arrested April 23. No other information is available at this time.

Police Confirm The Death of Joey Morin Gatineau’s Second Homicide of the Year

Gatineau Police responded to a wellness check on April 21 at approximately 10am on rue Fernand Arvisais near boulevard Maloney.

Police arrived to find the body of 23 year old Joey Morin in the basement of his home on rue. Morin was pronounced deceased at the scene. An autopsy was performed April 23rd at the Laboratory of Forensic Sciences and Forensic Medicine in Montreal and revealed the cause of death to be a homicide.

Police say the investigation is ongoing, and ask that anyone with information contact police at 819 243-4636.

The death of Joey Morin was the second Gatineau homicide of 2018. The first homicide of the year was Claire Hebert.

 

Shooting at Brasserie La Poudrière Brewery leaves one man dead and one injured

Beloeil Police said, two men in their 20’s were shot at while in a vehicle on April 12th ,at approximately 10:30 pm, in the parking lot behind the bar on Bernard-Pilon Street.

Police arrived to find the two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. The pair were taken to hospital where one man died of his injuries, and the other remains in stable condition.

The deceased has been identified as Adam Sekkaf, 26,  who resides in Montreal and is known to police.

 

One man dead and one injured in Montreal’s 7th homicide of 2018

Montreal police were called to the area of Bercy and Ontario streets on report of a shooting,  just after 6 pm on April 6th.

Police arrived to find 2 men, ages 31 and 42, laying on the ground, suffering from injuries.  Andrée-Anne Picard of the  Service de police de la Ville de Montréal. said that multiple shells casings were found around the victims.

Both men were rushed to hospital where one man died of his injuries and the other was listed in stable condition.

Police have not released any other details at this time.

This year’s Montreal homicide victim list can be viewed here.