Laval Police Are Looking For A Woman Who Allegedly Assaulted A 60-Year-Old At A Dep

The incident allegedly ended with the 60-year-old falling down the front stairs.
Senior Editor
Alleged Assault In Laval Ends With Woman Falling Down Dep Stairs

On Tuesday, the Service de Police de Laval (SPL) appealed to the public to help identify a suspect accused of assaulting a 60-year-old at a dep in the Pont-Viau neighbourhood.

The alleged incident occurred on August 3, 2020. In a statement, police explain there was a "verbal altercation" between the suspect and victim while both were in the check-out line.

Editor's Choice: Legault Says 'This Summer Is Shaping Up To Be Better Than Last Summer'

The SPL says that "as they exited the business, the suspect allegedly followed the victim as she attempted to leave and pushed her violently. The victim was reportedly thrown from the front and fell down the stairs at the entrance of the business."

The suspect is described as a white female approximately 18 or 19 years old. Police say she's around 5 feet, 2 inches tall, has brown hair and speaks with a Québécois accent. She left the scene in a "light-coloured sedan."

"Anyone with information regarding the suspect can call the Info Line at 450 662-INFO (4636) or dial 911 and mention the file LVL 200807-030," the SPL statement concludes.

Thomas MacDonald
Senior Editor
Thomas is MTL Blog's Senior Editor. He lives in Saint-Henri and loves it so much that he named his cat after it. On weekdays, he's publishing stories, editing and helping to manage MTL Blog's team of amazing writers. His beats include the STM, provincial and municipal politics and Céline Dion. On weekends, you might run into him brunching at Greenspot, walking along the Lachine Canal or walking Henri the cat in Parc Sir-George-Étienne-Cartier.