Fatal shooting at Laval car dealership linked to organized crime, police say

Police say they found Alessando Vinci's body inside the dealership when they arrived. He was declared dead at the scene.

The body of Alessando Vinci, 31, was found inside the business on Lévesque Blvd. W

A 31-year-old man was found dead inside a Laval car dealership Thursday night. (Radio-Canada)

Quebec provincial police say the deadly shooting at a Laval car dealership Thursday night was linked to organized crime.

Police say they found a man's body inside the dealership when they arrived at around 9 p.m., but no one else was in the building on Lévesque Boulevard West in the city's Chomedey neighbourhood.

The victim, later identified as 31-year-old Alessandro Vinci, had been shot. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say no one else was inside the building when they found the man's body. (Radio-Canada)

Vinci has no known criminal record, according to The Canadian Press.

No arrests have been made so far.