Ongoing Investigation: Firearms Offence

The Peterborough Police Service continues to investigate following a shooting in the area of Edison Avenue.

On Tuesday July 9, 2019 at approximately 11:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to the area of Edison Avenue for a shooting.

It was reported that two unknown males had attended outside an Edison Avenue residence where an altercation occurred. During the incident a woman was assaulted and a male sustained a gunshot wound. Following the incident the two suspects fled the area. Both victims were taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The male suspects are described as follows:

Suspect #1:

* Caucasian
* Male
* Approximately 6’2”
* Thin build
* Wearing a grey hoodie and grey track pants

Suspect #2

* Caucasian
* Male
* Approximately 5’9” to 5’10”
* Also wearing a hoodie

The area was initially closed off for the investigation but has since re-opened. Police are no longer on scene but the investigation continues. This appears to be an isolated incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service at 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS

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