On October 17, 2000, Francis Laforest was murdered in front of his residence on boulevard Terrebonne, in Terrebonne. He was leaving his home with his spouse when a vehicle approached them at high speed. Two masked individuals rushed him and beat him to death.
A few months before his murder, arson had been committed at the bar he owned, the Bistro McTavish located in the old Terrebonne sector.
If you have any information that could help solve this crime, contact the Centrale de l’information criminelle of the Sûreté du Québec at 1 800 659-4264.