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Well-known Montreal businessman says police harrass and unfairly profile him

MONTREAL – When you first meet Corey Shapiro, one word comes to mind: flashy.

From his colourful wardrobe to the diamond grills on his teeth, he’s definitely one-of-a-kind. 278 more words


Police investigate shooting death in St-Michel

WATCH ABOVE: Raw footage from the crime scene

MONTREAL – Local authorities have confirmed the city’s seventh homicide of the year.

A man in his 20’s was shot Thursday night around 10:45 p.m. 43 more words


Suspect nabbed after convenience store robbery

A suspect took his sweet time before robbing a convenience store in Île-Bizard last week. Minutes after the robbery, a man matching the suspect’s description was nabbed by police while sitting in a car parked 400 metres from the scene of the crime. 131 more words

West Island Gazette

Kijiji ad leads to woman being robbed in Dollard

A 48-year-old woman from Dollard-des-Ormeaux was robbed of her jewelry last week after setting up a meeting in her home with a man who wanted to buy a piece of furniture she had posted on the online classifieds service Kijiji. 102 more words

West Island Gazette

Police investigate after taxi driver is assaulted in Griffintown

MONTREAL – Police are investigating after a taxi driver was attacked early Friday morning in Montreal’s Griffintown borough.

The 34-year-old victim was transported to hospital after being assaulted at the corner of Ottawa and Eleanor streets. 30 more words


Police arrest last of seven suspects in a series of break-ins in Villeray

The Montreal police say they have arrested the seventh and final suspect in a series of dozens of break-ins that plagued Villeray for several months. 223 more words

Local News

Robber threatens clerk at Île-Bizard corner store with a knife

An employee at a corner store in Île-Bizard was threatened by a suspect who said he was carrying a knife Feb. 9.

Montreal Police Constable Daniel Maheu from Station 3 said the employee was alone in the store near the corner of Chèvremont and Jacques-Bizard boulevards at around 1:30 a.m. 133 more words

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