A Man's Dead Body Was Found On The Ground In Rivière-des-Prairies Sunday Afternoon

It has become very clear that gun violence in Montreal is on the rise. And in the most recent occurrence regarding firearms in the city, a man in his 30s was found dead with gunshot wounds on this body Sunday afternoon.

Just after 12 p.m., this man's dead body was located on the ground near a vehicle in the Rivière-des-Prairies borough, SPVM spokesperson Caroline Chèvrefils said.

The victim's body was located on 7th avenue, near rue Maurice-Duplessis.

Chèvrefils confirmed that the victim had been wounded by gunshots.

At the time of writing this article, the circumstances regarding this incident were unknown and no further details were available.

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