Man in critical condition after parking lot altercation in Dorval

Montreal police say that a 52 year old man is in hospital in critical condition after being assaulted in a Dorval parking lot.

Spokeswoman Andrée-Anne Picard said the victim and his 46 year old attacker were in a car in a parking lot on Herron Road near Lepage Avenue. It is reported that the two likely knew each other. A conflict began to escalate between the two just before 10:00 pm.

The suspect allegedly stabbed his victim before fleeing.  He remains at large. 

The victim was able to enter a business near the site of the altercation to ask for help and call 911.  He was then taken to hospital.  Picard said his life could be at risk.

Police are on the scene to investigate.