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The victim — a man in his late 60s — was gunned down Tuesday about 6:15 p.m., near the intersection of Jean Tavernier and Pierre Gaulin Sts., close to Felix Leclerc Park. That’s several blocks south of where the Metropolitan Expressway intersects with Langelier Blvd.

The victim — a man in his late 60s — was gunned down Tuesday about 6:15 p.m., near the intersection of Jean Tavernier and Pierre Gaulin Sts., close to Felix Leclerc Park. That’s several blocks south of where the Metropolitan Expressway intersects with Langelier Blvd.

By Paul Cherry And Jan ravensbergen, THE GAZETTE
 
MONTREAL — The latest casualty of underworld violence and Montreal’s 5th homicide victim of 2013 was a relative of Raynald Desjardins — a former right-hand man to reputed Mafia boss Vito Rizzuto — who is now in prison facing charges of slaying a rival mobster.
 

Two suspects are being held by Montreal police after a fatal gangland-style shooting in the city’s northeast Mercier district during Tuesday’s supper hour.

Questioning of the pair continued late Wednesday afternoon, Constable Daniel Lacoursière said

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