Two friends were having a drink when they came to blows at Rivière-du-Rempart. The victim, 20 years old, ended up in the intensive care unit after receiving a blow from a sword at the head; And the other young man, 29-year-old, the alleged perpetrator is behind bars.
In the evening of Saturday November 19, a lively altercation erupted between the two men. After the assault, the victim was taken to the Northern Hospital. On Sunday morning, he was transferred to the intensive care unit and placed under artificial ventilation. The suspect was brought before the Bail & Remand Court. A provisional charge of serious assault is brought against him.
The police has opened an investigation to shed light on the exact circumstances of this bloody fight.