Two men shot in St. Leonard bar
Police were on the scene of the St. Leonard Bar double shooting, which occurred at around 2:35 a.m.
Published Wednesday, August 29, 2012 11:19AM EDT
MONTREAL - A St. Leonard bar was the site of a shocking gun attack Wednesday morning that left two men wounded, one critically.
The incident began at 2:35 a.m. at the Cafe Quo Vadis bar on 6075 Belanger when two masked men entered and shot at two men seated inside the bar.
A 34-year-old man was shot in the lower body and was brought to hospital, where he is listed as being in critical condition.
The other man, 24, was shot in the upper body and is in stable condition, authorities do not fear for his life.
The two assailants were masked and fled on foot. They remain at large.
Police spent the morning questioning possible witnesses and examining the crime scene, which led Belanger to be closed between Avila and Valdombre.