The Sûreté du Québec arrested a 44-year-old suspect living in Sainte -Béatrix, in Lanaudière.
A suspect was arrested in connection with the dissemination of bloody images of the outgoing CAQ deputy from Chauveau, Sylvain Lévesque, the Sûreté du Québec announced on Saturday. Quebec (SQ).
The suspect is a 44-year-old man living in Sainte-Béatrix, in Lanaudière, outside the riding n of M. Lévesque. He is due to appear at the Joliette courthouse on September 19.
The investigation is still ongoing, however, the SQ said in a statement.
“We remind you that it is important to remember that everyone is free to express themselves, but in compliance with laws and regulations. »
— The Sûreté du Québec, in a press release
Therefore, we remind you that caution is of use in the comments conveyed, a-t- she added.
Last Thursday, Mr. Lévesque had filed a complaint with the Quebec City Police Department after an image of his electoral sign dripping with blood circulated on social media.