Two arrested after shots fired outside Montreal bar in wee hours
Published Sunday, June 23, 2019 2:15PM EDT
Last Updated Sunday, June 23, 2019 4:09PM EDT
Montreal police have arrested two suspects after shots were fired outside a bar in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Police were called to the scene at 4:45 a.m. when a fight broke out between two suspects and another group of individuals inside a bar, then moved outside.
There were reports of shots fired on de l’Acadie Boulevard near the corner of Chabanel Street West in Ahuntsic-Cartierville.
Montreal police said the shots were fired by one of the two suspects, and the two men fled before police arrived.
Police located and arrested a 23-year-old man shortly after. The second suspect, a 26-year-old man, was arrested a few hours later. both men are known to police.
No one was injured in the incident.
A firearm was recovered by police at the scene, and analysts will determine if it was the weapon that was fired in the incident.
Police are investigating.