Canada Man shot in attempted homicide in Hampstead: Montreal police
RCMP investigating homicide in Houston, B.C.
RCMP say the victim's name will not be released due to privacy concerns, but say they believe the death was an isolated incident and there is no risk to the public. The BC Coroners Service is investigating. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Houston RCMP at 250-845-2204.
A man in his twenties was brought to hospital after beingin Montreal's Hampstead neighborhood on Saturday.
Police were dispatched to the scene after receiving a 911 call at 11:30 a.m. by Hampstead public security and found the victim in an SUV vehicle at the intersection of Netherwood and Fallbrook streets.
The male victim was taken to hospital with upper body gunshot wounds in stable condition, according to police.
Witnesses told authorities they saw at least three men sitting in the parked vehicle, two of which were sitting in the back seat and fled on foot after gunshots were fired.
Police spokesperson Benoit Boisselle said investigators are meeting with witnesses and an investigation into the incident is underway in the area.
Toronto police charge man, 22, with murder in St. James Town stabbing .
Toronto police have arrested and charged a man in connection with a fatal stabbing in St. James Town last week. The man, 22, was arrested with the help of York Regional Police. He is due in court via video on Tuesday to face the charge of second-degree murder in the death of Stephon Anton Knights-Roberts, 30, of Toronto, on Thursday. In a news release on Monday, police said they were called to the area of Wellesley Street East and Ontario Street at around 11:30 p.m. When officers arrived, they found Knights-Roberts with several stab wounds. He was rushed to hospital and was pronounced dead soon after. Knights-Roberts is Toronto's 34th homicide victim of the year.