Man shot in Laval after altercation
Police report a 34-year old man's been shot in the Duvernay section of Laval.
He's said to be in stable condition.
The man is the suspect in a double-slashing in an altercation this afternoon at an apartment on Rose De Lima involving two men, including an 85-year old.
The victim is said tobe in critical condition.
The condition of the other victim, 40-years old, is described as stable.
Authorities say the suspect, said to have mental problems, was holding a rifle and pointed it at police when he was shot.
Provincial police have taken over the investigation from Laval counterparts at the request of the Public Security minister.