Tag Archives: Saguenay

Alexandre Larouche found dead in a Saguenay home

Saguenay police were called to a home on Johanna Street in the Chicoutimi-North district on August 1st at approximately 3:00pm.

Upon arrival police found  Alexandre Larouche, 22, deceased, and his body showing signs of violence. According to the Sûreté du Québec, Larouche was known to police and they believe the incident was targeted.

No other information is available at this time.

Israel Gauthier Nepton found dead in Jonquière

The Sûreté du Québec is searching for Marc-Étienne Côté in relation to the November 20th fatal shooting on Rue du Vieux-Pont.

Israel Gauthier Nepton 27, was found dead in the parking lot of an apartment house at around 9am.

Police have described Côté as 5’7″, 227lbs, Short dark hair. Côté is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

Photo supplied by Sûreté du Québec
Photo supplied by Sûreté du Québec

Luc Hamel charged in the death on Sandra Fortin

A Police search was prompted after Sandra Fortin’s 17 year old daughter contacted police on March 17th and reported her mother missing.

The body of 52 year old Fortin was found dead in the trunk of a car regestered to Luc Hamil 57, in the driveway of his home. Police believe Fortin died of a stab wound before being put in the trunk of the car.

Police said the victim and accused were known to eachother. Hamil has been charged with first degree murder.