Montreal police open homicide probe after body found in garage in Lachine district

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Montreal police say they've opened a homicide investigation into the death of a man found inside a garage.

Police say the body of the 27-year-old was discovered in the garage of a residence in the city's Lachine borough.

Const. Jean-Pierre Brabant says the body bore marks of violence.

The slaying is the city's 19th recorded homicide so far in 2021.

Police set up a perimeter and major crimes investigators are on the scene with crime scene technicians.

Montreal police say no arrests have been made in the case.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 11, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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