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Woman, 74, assaulted with weapon in Côte St-Luc no longer in critical condition

06/18/2015 12:40 EDT | Updated 06/18/2016 05:59 EDT
Montreal police say the condition of the 74-year-old woman who was assaulted with a weapon in the parking lot of a Côte St-Luc apartment building has now improved.

Police got a call Tuesday around 12 p.m. about an attack in Côte Saint-Luc. Officers found the woman on the ground in the parking lot of the building on Cavendish Boulevard, near Louis-Pasteur Road.

Montreal police spokesman Manuel Couture said the victim was assaulted with what appeared to be a blunt object.

The woman suffered major wounds to her upper body.

Police called the incident "an armed robbery gone wrong."

Investigators do not have any suspects in the case and have not made an arrest. 

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