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Montreal police investigating slaying of man in downtown core

September 20, 2021  By Canadian Press

Sept. 18, 2021 – Montreal police say two people were stabbed in the city’s downtown core this morning, resulting in the death of a 23-year-old man.

Police say 911 calls came in on the morning of September 18th for a stabbing on Sherbrooke Street, near Mansfield Street, at about 1:45 a.m. Two victims, men aged 20 and 23, were found at the scene with stab wounds.

Montreal police confirmed the death of the 23-year-old man, the city’s 21st homicide of 2021.

The other victim suffered less serious injuries and is expected to survive.


Police say no arrests have been made in the attack, with a search in the area ongoing using a police dog.

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