Police investigate early morning shooting

The Orangeville Police Service is currently investigating a shooting at a residence that occurred at approximately 12:30 a.m. this morning (Friday, February 14, 2020).

On Friday, February 14, 2020, at approximately 12:30 a.m. Orangeville police officers responded to a report of gun shots fired at an Amanda Street residence. Police arrived on scene and spoke with occupants of the home including a 57-year-old female who had been shot in the arm. Orangeville Fire Department and Dufferin EMS tended to the victim who was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Witnesses report that a grey 4 door Hyundai with license plate CLKH425 fled the area at a high rate of speed travelling north. A black Volkswagen sedan was also seen in the area at the time. Police are interested in locating and speaking with the occupants of both vehicles.

This is not considered to be a random act as the victim and suspect(s) are known to each other.

Police are continuing their investigation and would like to hear from anyone who might have any information to assist with the investigation. Anyone who has further information is asked to contact Orangeville Police Service or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.

Posted on February 14, 2020