MONTREAL – Police are searching for a suspect after a stabbing Sunday night that left 20-year-old Clémence Beaulieu-Patry dead.
20 y-o woman died after being stabbed in a MAXI, Crémazie/Papineau. 2nd murder of the year in Mtl. @Global_Montreal pic.twitter长沙桑拿/eI1jU5gSlB
— Yannick Gadbois (@yangad77) April 11, 2016
Around 8:30 p.m., police received a 911 call about a stabbing at the Maxi grocery store on the corner of Papineau Ave. and Crémazie Blvd. in the Saint-Michel borough.
“Officers arrived on the scene and located a 20-year-old woman on the ground in distress,” said Abdullah Emran, a spokesperson with Montreal police.
Clémence Beaulieu-Patry, as seen in a Facebook picture. Clémence Beaulieu-Patry/Facebook
Clémence Beaulieu-Patry, as seen in a Facebook picture.
Witnesses said she was stabbed by a man, who then fled the scene on foot
WATCH: Raw footage as police look for a suspect after a grocery store employee was stabbed in Saint-Michel.
Beaulieu-Patry was rushed to hospital, but died of her injuries.
“A perimeter was established around the business,” said Emran.
“Major crimes, the K9 unit and crime scene technicians are on the scene to determine the circumstances.”
A 20-year-old woman was stabbed at a Maxi grocery store, Sunday, April 10, 2016. Yannick Gadbois/Global News
A 20-year-old woman was stabbed at a Maxi grocery store, Sunday, April 10, 2016.
Yannick Gadbois/Global News
There have been no arrests so far.
It is the city’s second homicide of the year.