A man of 58 years died of his injuries a few hours after being attacked with knives Sunday afternoon in Joliette, in the Lanaudiere region.
An altercation occurred between two men on the street around 17:30 Marsolais.
That’s when one of the two people involved was attacked with a knife, according to the spokesperson of the Surete du Quebec, Christine Coulombe.
During transport to the hospital, authorities initially feared for the life of the victim. His death was announced early in the day Monday.
The 39-year-old suspect was arrested and was being questioned by investigators.