Murder suspect appears in court
A court appearance today by the suspect in Montreal's third murder of the year.
Nguyen Van Son appeared via video link in connection with the murder involving a blunt object.
"Information and different investigation techniques leads us to arrest this 48-year old Asiatic man in the last 24 hours", said Montreal police spokesman Simon Delorme.
The victim, a man in his 40's, died in hospital on Wednesday.
Reports said he had been attacked with a machete.
He had been found severely injured in an apartment in east end St Michel.