Man, 26, shot in chest in Montreal North

The victim, who is known to police, was discovered by a passerby in the parking lot of the Henri-Bourassa Arena.

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The man was discovered with a bullet wound to his torso in the parking lot of the Henri Bourassa Arena in Montreal North. (Danny Gosselin/Radio-Canada)

A 26-year-old man was shot in the chest last night, according to Montreal police.

Const. Raphael Bergeron of Montreal police said the shooting happened on Thursday around 8 p.m. ET at the corner of Pascal Street and Rolland Boulevard in Montreal North.

The victim, who is known to police, was discovered by a passerby in the parking lot of the Henri-Bourassa Arena.

He was taken to hospital with a pierced lung, but his life is not in danger.

The victim is not collaborating with police, and no suspects have been arrested.