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Peterborough Police Investigating After Man Dropped Off At Hospital With Gunshot Wound

PETERBOROUGH-The Peterborough Police Service is continuing to look for two suspects after a stabbing incident Friday afternoon. One person has been charged, two other suspects are outstanding.

At approximately 3:10pm on November 24, 2023, officers were made aware that a 28-year-old man with a gunshot wound and other injuries was dropped off at Peterborough Regional Health Centre. The male was later taken to a Toronto area hospital for treatment.  According to police a second 28-year-old victim was located later Friday, also injured but not with a gunshot wound and taken to Peterborough Regional Health Centre for treatment.
Through investigation, it was determined that a residence in the Perry Street and George St North area was connected to the incident. A search warrant was conducted and one person was taken into custody.
As a result, a 45-year-old male was charged with
  • Aggravated assault

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court today, November 25, 2023.

The suspects were described to Peterborough Police as two black males and according to police they fled on foot.
It is believed that the incident was targeted.  No other details are available at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to call Peterborough Police at 705-876-1122 x555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8744 or online at www.stopcrimehere.ca 

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