Wednesday July 10, 2019 – Police continue to investigate following Tuesday night shooting in area of Edison Avenue

Calls for Service:

(July 9 at 8 a.m. to July 10 at 8 a.m.) 69

Ongoing Investigation:

The Peterborough Police Service continues to investigate following a shooting in the area of Edison Avenue.

On Tuesday July 9, 2019 at approximately 11:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to the area of Edison Avenue for a shooting.

It was reported that two unknown males had attended outside an Edison Avenue residence where an altercation occurred. During the incident a woman was assaulted and a male sustained a gunshot wound. Following the incident the two suspects fled the area. Both victims were taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The male suspects are described as follows:

Suspect #1:

  • Caucasian
  • Male
  • Approximately 6’2”
  • Thin build
  • Wearing a grey hoodie and grey track pants

Suspect #2

  • Caucasian
  • Male
  • Approximately 5’9” to 5’10”
  • Also wearing a hoodie

The area was initially closed off for the investigation but has since re-opened. Police are no longer on scene but the investigation continues. This appears to be an isolated incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service at 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or