Shooting reported in Burlington, suspect on loose
Published September 9, 2021 at 11:00 pm
There was a heavy police presence in an area of Burlington on Thursday night (Sept. 9) following a reported shooting.
Halton Regional Police Service had a “heavy” presence around Maple Crossing Boulevard as it searches for a suspect who fled on foot.
The HRPS are appealing for witnesses who might have seen the suspected shooter. He is described as a white man who is five-foot-10 with a muscular build, a bald head, and a scruffy beard. He was wearing a black shirt, believed to be a tank top, and grey pants.
Any resident who espies someone matching the description should not approach the individual, and should call 911.
There is a heavy police presence in area of Maple Crossing Blvd. in #BurlON after reports of a shooting.
Suspect fled on foot. Described as male, white, bald, 5’10”, muscular, grey shirt, blk pants. Considered armed and dangerous.
Call 911 if seen. DO NOT APPROACH.
— Halton Police (@HaltonPolice) September 9, 2021