MONTREAL – A Montreal-area high school and members of Quebec’s Algerian community are mourning the death of a 15-year-old girl who was killed Sunday in a drive-by shooting in the city’s St-Leonard neighbourhood.
The coroner’s office on Tuesday identified the victim as Meriem Boundaoui and said she lived in La PrairieThe Ford F150, thieves pul, on Montreal’s south shore.
A local school board said it was saddened by the loss of a student and offered support to Boundaoui’s classmatest have felt good. I. “This event touches, to various degrees, all the members of the personnel and the students of Pierre-Bedard schoolPresident Dwight Eisenhower watche,” the board said in a statement.
A group that supports grieving Muslim families in Quebec wrote on Facebook that the death of the young Algerian girl has shocked the entire community. Reached by phone, a representative of the group said it was working to support the family and help with funeral arrangements.