Rabbi Adam Scheier says a security guard at the synagogue on Côte-Saint-Antoine Road stopped the suspect and called for help. Police arrived shortly after and arrested the suspect.
The Indigenous man had spent part of Saturday night at The Open Door, a downtown Montreal drop-in centre. His body was discovered in a portable toilet steps away from the shelter.
High school students are heading back to class today for the first time this calendar year. They will have to wear medical-grade masks, and will be tested right away when they show any COVID-19 symptoms.
The pandemic is a difficult time for everyone, and experts say it's important to remember that there is a lot right now that is beyond our control. We've compiled some ways to help cope with winter isolation and to know when you should consider getting professional help.