Man found dead in ‘makeshift shelter,’ in the Plateau

By News Staff

A man in his 40s was found lifeless in the Plateau-Mont-Royal borough – in a “makeshift shelter” – on Monday morning.

Montreal police (SPVM) responding to a 911 call at around 10:15 a.m.

Officers found the “body in a makeshift shelter located between two buildings on Léo-Pariseau, near Jeanne-Mance streets,” explained Véronique Dubuc, spokesperson for the SPVM.

The man was pronounced dead on the scene.

A perimeter was put in place as investigators and forensic technicians assess the scene and determine more about the circumstances surrounding the death.

Man found dead in Plateau
Man found dead in Plateau. July 8, 2024. (Brice Petitfils, CityNews Image)
Man found dead in Plateau
Man found dead in Plateau. July 8, 2024. (Brice Petitfils, CityNews Image)
Man found dead in Plateau
Man found dead in Plateau. July 8, 2024. (Brice Petitfils, CityNews Image)

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