Woman critically injured, as Windsor police search for suspect in double shooting
Windsor police are searching for a suspect, following a double shooting on the city’s near east side.
Officers were called to the 1500 block of Benjamin Avenue around 9:50 p.m. on Tuesday, after receiving reports of multiple shots being fired.
Investigators say a 22-year-old man was shot as he fled into the residence. A 68-year-old woman, who was sitting in the front room of the home, was struck by a stray bullet.
Both individuals were transported to hospital. The woman sustained life threatening injuries – the man’s injuries are described as non-life threatening.
Police don’t believe this to be a random act.
The identity of the shooter is unknown, and anyone with information is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers.