Montreal police had been concerned in a capturing within the Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension borough Tuesday afternoon.
The incident occurred in an alleyway behind 8470 Saint-Michel Boulevard simply north of Deville Road.
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Based on an preliminary assertion launched by the Quebec Bureau of impartial investigations (BEI), round 1:45 p.m. two cops responded to a number of calls a couple of battle between a bunch of people. At the very least one was believed to be armed.
When the officers arrived, a witness directed them to an alleyway the place the alleged armed particular person was.
The officers got here face-to-face with one armed male suspect within the alleyway and opened hearth.
The suspect was struck by not less than one bullet and was handled for an harm to his higher physique. His life just isn’t at risk.
The officers had been transported to hospital and handled for shock.
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