Montreal Homicide #18 – Man dies following shooting at a Montreal Hotel

Montreal police responded to report of a shooting at a hotel on de Maisonneuve Boulevard and Lambert Closse Street in Montreal’s Shaughnessy Village on December 4th at approximately 3:30am.

It has been reported that the 26-year-old male victim was shot in the upper body in a hotel room. He was rushed to hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.

Montreal police spokesperson Raphaël Bergeron said “Witnesses, the other people in the room, aren’t collaborating with police.” Investigators believe the suspect is between 25 and 30 years old and may have fled on foot.

The 2019 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Montreal Homicide #17 – Anjou shooting leaves one dead and 3 wounded

Montreal police were called to a reception hall on Jarry St. near Ray Lawson Blvd on the report of a shooting just after midnight on December 1st. 

Police and paramedics arrived to find 4 injured people. The victims were rushed to hospital where one 31-year-old man died of his injuries. A 32-year-old male and 31-year-old female, both of whom suffered serious injuries are both in stable condition. The fourth victim a 25-year-old man was treated and released from hospital.

Police have not released the identity of the deceased at this time.

The 2019 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Montreal police investigating the city’s 16th homicide of the year

Emergency crews responded to a report of an unconscious person on Lapierre Avenue near Pascal Street in Montreal-north on October 25th.

The victim, a 23-year-old man, has not been identified, and the investigation into his death is ongoing. Police said the victim was found after three men were shot at near Matte Avenue and Pierre street in Montreal north the same night. The three men sustained non-lifethreatening injuries.

Police said the two incidents are related but did not offer any other information.

The 2019 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Montreal Police investigating the city’s 12th homicide of 2019

Montreal police were called to an apartment Bédard Street near Dollard Avenue on September 16th at approximately 8:30 am on a report of a shooting.

Police and paramedics arrived to find a 26-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. Paramedics confirmed the victim deceased at 8:40am.

According to witnesses, several suspects were seen fleeing the scene. No arrests have been made at this time.

Nassaim Saib shot to death in a Montreal Park

Montreal police were called to Theodore Park near Hochelaga Ave on August 9th at approximately 1:00am on report of an altercation. 

Const. Manuel Couture said police arrived and located 20-year-old Nassaim Saib bleeding heavily. Despite life-saving efforts from police and paramedics, Saib died at the scene from his injuries. 

Police said all parties involved in the altercation fled the scene before police arrived. Police quickly arrested Pungu Shembo, 19, and charged him with second-degree murder.

The 2019 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

Man in his 20’s stabbed to death in Laval

Laval police responded to a report of an altercation at a residence on De la Concorde St. East at approximately 11:10pm on August 10th. Police arrived to find a man in his 20’s unconscious on the street near Lesage Blvd.

The victim, whose name has not been released, died at the scene from stab wounds. No arrests have been made at this time, however, police said that dozens of people were at the scene. 

Police are urging anyone with information to contact them at 450-662-4636.

Steve Marquis shot to death in Granby

Granby Police Service responded to report of a shooting at a single-family home on  Foch Street at approximately 11:00 am on Sunday, August 4th.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Steve Marquis, 51, suffering from serious injuries. Marquis was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police said they have arrested a 69-year-old suspect, however, the charges were not specified. 

29-year-old man arrested in relation to the murder of his mother Violaine Gagnon, in Baie-Saint-Paul

Sûreté du Québec were called to a home on Saint-Adolphe Street, in Baie-Saint-Paul, on August 3rd at approximately 2:00pm after Violaine Gagnon didn’t show up for work.

Police arrived to find Violaine Gagnon, 59, deceased in a suspicious manner, however, cause of death has not been released. Later that day the SQ arrested the victim’s 29-year-old son in Quebec City, he is expected in court on August 5th. Police have not released what charge the suspect is facing.

Man dies after attack in Plaza Laurier in Montreal

Montreal police responded to a 911 at approximately 5:15 am on July 28th reporting an attack in progress inside the Plaza Laurier on Laurier Ave. near Henri Julien Ave.

Police arrived to find a 54-year-old man unconscious. Paramedics rushed the victim to a hospital where he died of injuries consistent with a stab wound that day. 

Police arrested a 62-year-old man at the scene. Charges have not been laid at this time, but police said the suspect is cooperating. 

The 2019 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.

49-year-old man dies after an assault involving several people

Montreal police responded to a report of an assault involving several people in the Villeray neighborhood, on July 27th at approximately 9:00pm. 

Police and paramedics arrived to find a 24-year-old man and a 49-year-old man suffering from injuries. The men were taken to hospital where the 49-year-old victim died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head. Police said the 24-year-old victim was also struck several times with a blunt object but is expected to survive. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 514 393-1133

The 2019 Montreal Homicide Victim List is available here.