Calls for Service:
(July 9 at 8 a.m. to July 10 at 8 a.m.) 69
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:
- Approximately 6’2”
- Thin build
- Wearing a grey hoodie and grey track pants
- 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 www.stopcrimehere.ca