Repentigny man sent to hospital after shooting Sunday afternoon – Montreal | The Canadian News

A man in his 30s was shot on Sunday afternoon in Repentigny, but his life is not in danger.

The victim was transported to a Montreal hospital to treat non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Repentigny City Police Department (SPVR).

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The 34-year-old man, known to the police, was shot three times.

Police say they are not cooperating with investigators. “We have a good idea what may have happened, but for the moment the investigation is continuing,” said SPVR spokesman Bruno Marier.

No further details about the shooting were released, so as not to interfere with the investigators’ work.

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The police were alerted at 5:17 p.m. that shots had been heard on rue de La Matapédia.

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Officers toured the neighborhood Sunday night as a crime scene technician inspected the scene.

No suspect has been arrested in connection with this incident.

“The fact that the victim collaborates more or less delays the continuation of things,” Marier said.

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