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Police Investigating Shooting On William Street In Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES-There is a heavy police presence on William Street North in Lindsay.

Kawartha Lakes Police responded to William Street North in Lindsay after receiving multiple 9-1-1 calls for the sound of gunshots at approximately 11:30pm.  

Officers attended and searched the area, finding several bullet casings and obvious signs of injury. An extensive search of the area was conducted with the assistance of the Ontario Provincial Police Canine Unit, the involved individuals were not located.

A gunshot victim has since been identified, located at a Toronto area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. It is believed the individuals involved are known each other. There is no threat to public safety. 

The City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service Criminal Investigation Branch has taken over the investigation, with the assistance of the Forensic Identification Unit.  

If you live in this area and have security cameras, police ask that you review footage and contact them with any information you believe could assist. Anyone with information is asked to contact the City of Kawartha Lakes Police at 705-324-5252. Or if you wish to provide your information anonymously you can do so through Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8477) or at www.khcrimestoppers.com. 

This story has been updated with information from police.




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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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