Gunshot fired after fight in downtown Oshawa
Published December 13, 2022 at 5:13 pm
A gunshot cracked the night in downtown Oshawa last weekend after a fight.
Around 9:30 p.m. on December 10, Durham Regional Police received a report about an armed person near Nassau St and King St. The area is a commercial stretch of road home to numerous small businesses. Down Nassau St. is a residential neighbourhood.
Police described the altercation only as an “incident” between the suspect and a victim. During this incident, the suspect became violent with the victim.
The suspect then brandished a gun and shot at the victim. He missed his shot and sprinted down Nassau St.
When officers arrived on the scene they found a single shell casing. No one was hurt by the gunshot.
Police have yet to identify the suspect. He is described as a Black man, around 20 years old. He was wearing a black puffy jacket, black pants with a white stripe, and black shoes. He had black shoulder-length hair in dreadlocks.
Any witness or people with security cameras on Nassau St can call D/Cst. Trafford at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2739, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising