Waterloo Regional Police Investigate Fatal Shooting

Media Release

Waterloo Region, Ontario Waterloo Regional Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in Kitchener on December 15, 2019.

Police responded to a residence on Windale Crescent in Kitchener at approximately 4:15 a.m., after receiving reports of shots fired.

Upon arrival, an adult male was located deceased.

Two other males received non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators believe the shooting was targeted and that those involved are known to each other.

There will be an increased police presence in the Windale Crescent area as members of our Major Crime unit, Forensic Identification unit, and General Detectives continue to investigate.

Waterloo Regional Police would like to remind residents to remain vigilant and to report any suspicious activity or suspicious individuals to police by calling 519-570-9777.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8191 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Media Inquiries:

Cherri Greeno

Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Information

Executive Branch

Waterloo Regional Police Service

519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8773

519-498-1162 (cell)

cherri.greeno@wrps.on.ca

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