Shooting in Wallaceburg results in attempted murder charges
A 27-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after a shooting in Wallaceburg.
Chatham-Kent police responded to a disturbance in a parking lot at an apartment complex on Wallace Street on Sunday night shortly after 11 p.m.
Through investigation, police say they learned that a confrontation between two men, known to each other, resulted in a 33-year-old Wallaceburg man sustaining a serious but non-life-threatening gunshot wound.
The victim was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance – Sydenham Campus and later transferred to Windsor for further medical attention.
A 27-year-old man, of no fixed address, was arrested in Windsor on Monday night and charged with attempted murder. He has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
The Major Crime Unit continues to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Shawn Tremblay at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-436-6618. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.