A man in his 30s is in hospital in stable condition after being shot in the stomach outside the Wilderton Shopping Centre in Côte-des-Neiges.
Montreal police are investigating the shooting, which took place in a parking lot on Van Horne Avenue.
Const. Jean-Pierre Brabant said police responded to a call at 10:45 a.m.
Officers arriving on the scene said the man was found inside the mall, bleeding from a wound to the stomach.
Police said he likely went inside to ask for help.
The man was conscious when taken to the hospital.