Man, 46, in critical condition after downtown stabbing; suspect in custody
Montreal police say a man is in critical condition after he was stabbed near the Old Brewery Mission in Ville Marie late Tuesday night.
Police received a 911 call just before 10:30 p.m. for a man that had been assaulted with a weapon near the intersection of Clark Street and St. Laurent Boulevard.
A 46-year-old man was sent to hospital with injuries to his lower body from a "sharp object," according to Caroline Chèvrefils, a spokesperson for the Montreal police service.
Officers also arrested a 26-year-old male suspect near the crime scene.
Police spoke to witnesses in the area and say the investigation is ongoing.