WRPS Make Arrest in Connection to Shooting Incident

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UPDATED RELEASE:

On November 28, 2021, members of the General Investigations Unit completed a search warrant at an address in relation to this incident.

As a result of the search, investigators seized a semi-automatic firearm and ammunition.

The investigation is ongoing.

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

PREVIOUS RELEASE:

Waterloo Regional Police have arrested a Kitchener man in connection to a shooting incident that occurred on November 27, 2021.

At approximately 11:30 a.m., police responded to a residence in the area of Linden Avenue in Kitchener after receiving reports of a shooting.

Upon arrival, police located a 38-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound.  He was transported to an out-of-Region hospital with serious injuries.

A 52-year-old Kitchener man has been arrested in connection to this incident and is charged with Aggravated Assault, Assault with a Weapon, Weapons Dangerous, and a number of firearm related offences. 

This is believed to be a targeted incident.

There will be a continued increased police presence in the area of Linden Avenue throughout the day as the investigation continues.

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

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