A Charlevoix man shot and wounded in animal slaughter
A man in his fifties suffered serious gunshot wounds when the scheduled slaughter of an ox went badly Sunday in the Charlevoix region.
The accident occurred around 11:30 am on the grounds of a farm building on Rang Saint – Laurent in Baie – Saint – Paul.
Few details are known about this event, but the man was shot.
“He was transported to the hospital to treat serious injuries, an investigation is opened to understand all the circumstances of the accident,” said Sergeant Claude Denis, of the Sûreté du Québec. However, we would not fear for the life of the injured, according to the latest information obtained.