Montreal police have made an arrest in reference to the stabbing demise of a 16-year-old boy outdoors of his faculty within the metropolis’s west finish.
The alleged suspect, who’s a minor, is ready to look in youth court docket Friday to face prices of second-degree homicide and conspiracy, based on police.
No different particulars got concerning the alleged suspect or the arrest, which was carried out Thursday evening.
Jannai Dopwell-Bailey was killed in broad daylight Monday afternoon. Police say he was stabbed in entrance of Programme Mile Finish, an alternate faculty within the Côte-des-Neiges neighbourhood.
The teenager was stabbed throughout an altercation involving a bunch of younger folks, police stated. Dopwell-Bailley was rushed to hospital, the place he died from his accidents.
He’s the twenty fifth murder sufferer of the 12 months in Montreal.
Because the investigation continues to be ongoing, police are asking anybody with info to contact them. The division may be reached anonymously and confidentially by calling 514-393-1133 or by filling out an online Information-Crime Montréal kind.
—with information from World Information’ Gloria Henriquez and The Canadian Press
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