Shooting – Suspect Sought

The Peterborough Police Service is searching for a suspect after a shooting early Monday morning.

At approximately 12:22 am on Monday, September 4, 2023, officers were called to the area of Rubidge Street and Stewart Street area. Upon arrival, officers located the male victim with a leg injury.  He was taken to Peterborough Regional Health Centre before being transferred to a Toronto-area hospital for further treatment.  Officers further learned there had been an argument between the men at the time of the incident. Officers searched the area but did not locate the suspect.

The suspect was described to police as:

  • Black male
  • 5’10” – 6’
  • Stocky build (180- 200lbs)
  • Short corn rows
  • Thin moustache, well-groomed short beard
  • Wearing dark jeans and a black t-shirt

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service Crime Line at 705-876-1122 x555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at


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