Quarrel of neighbors in Saint-Roch: he settles his accounts with an air gun

Neighbours' chicane in Saint-Roch: he settles accounts with a gun; compressed air


A dispute between neighbors led to an armed attack on Friday evening, when one of them shot the second with an air gun, before being arrested by the Quebec police. 

The attacker would have first presented himself around 10:40 p.m. at the back of his neighbor's dwelling, on rue du Pont in Saint-Roch , to riddle his door with lead projectiles.  

“ The suspect then crossed at the front, knocking on the door. This time, the victim opened the door and received several shots in the upper body,” explains Marie-Pier Rivard, spokesperson for the Service de police de la Ville de Québec (SPVQ).

< p>He was not seriously injured, but was nevertheless taken back to the hospital as a preventive measure, after contacting the authorities. They quickly obtained the cooperation of the suspect who was arrested in connection with this case.

Detained at the police station, he should appear at the Quebec courthouse on Saturday. He could be charged with mischief, careless use of a firearm, assault with a weapon and breach of conditions. region.  

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