Man listed in critical condition after Cote-des-Neiges stabbing at restaurant

A 65-year-old man is listed in critical condition in hospital after a stabbing at a restaurant in Cote-des-Neiges.

The incident happened at around 8:40 at the Al-Amine Lebanese restaurant on Lacombe Ave.

A witness told police that a 56-year-old suspect, a former employee of the restaurant, entered and got into an argument with the victim.

The victim sustained stab wounds to the upper body as a result of the altercation, and was rushed to hospital.

The suspect was taken to a detention centre for questioning.