Police continue to investigate shooting incident

The Orangeville Police Service wishes to thank the residents of Orange Mill Court for their continued cooperation and assistance since Monday night’s incident.

Officers from the services Uniform Branch and detectives from the Criminal Investigations Bureau, continue to work diligently to investigate all leads and tips.

“We are committed to continue investigating and gathering evidence regarding this incident. We want to assure residents that we are doing all that we can to solve this crime and to bring those responsible before the court”, said Chief Wayne Kalinski.

Although the service has now removed the Community Services trailer from the area, citizens are still asked to contact the police service with any additional information that might assist in the investigation.

Caledon Dufferin Victim Services will continue to offer their services to anyone in the community who requires support.

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 30, 2017