Police investigating ‘targeted shooting’ in Oakville neighbourhood


Published December 21, 2021 at 11:14 am

Halton Regional Police are investigating what they believe is a “targeted shooting” in Oakville late Monday night.

Police responded at 11:50 a.m. to reports of gun fire at a residence in the area of Ernest Appelbe Boulevard and Dundas St. in Oakville.

A male victim was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect fled before police arrived at the scene.

An arrest has yet to be made, but investigators believe this to be a targeted shooting and that the individuals involved in this incident are known to each other.

There remains a police presence in the area as the investigation into the shooting continues.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the Intimate Partner Violence Unit at 905-825-4777, ext. 8799.

Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through their website at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.

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