SHOOTING INCIDENT UPDATE: Police seek video footage of shooting incident

The Orangeville Police Service is asking to speak with anyone who may have video footage of Monday night’s shooting.

Police are hoping that someone may have video recorded events as they happened or following the shooting incident on Orange Mill Court Monday evening.

“Whether it’s a video taken by someone on their cell phone or footage from a security camera, we would be interested in viewing it so see if it contains any information that would assist us with our investigation”, said Staff Sergeant Lindsay White.

If you have video and have not yet spoken to police, please contact the Orangeville Police service as soon as possible or speak with an officer at the Orangeville Police Community Services Trailer located on Orange Mill Court.

The Police Service has set up their Community Services Trailer on Orange Mill Court to assist in engaging residents to obtain further information regarding the shooting incident that took place Monday night.

The trailer will be staffed by an Orangeville Police representative from 8:00am to 8:00pm for the convenience of area residents.

Background:

On Monday, November 27, 2017, at approximately 9:30pm, police received a call from a citizen reporting what was believed to be gun shots heard in the area of Third Street and Fourth Avenue in Orangeville. Police attended the area and were directed to an Orange Mill Court residence where a male was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his back. The male, in his early 50’s, was subsequently transported to hospital by air-ambulance. His status has since been upgraded to non-life threatening injuries ad is expected to make a full recovery.
Police believe this was not a random attack.

Police are continuing their investigation and are asking to hear from anyone who has information regarding this incident.

Anyone having information with regards to this incident is encouraged to call the Orangeville Police Service at 519-941-2522 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.

Posted on November 29, 2017