Ottawa man shot in back of taxi outside strip club
Taxi driver rushes shooting victim to hospital after early morning incident
Ottawa police are investigating after a man was shot in the back of a taxi outside of a strip club.
The man and another passenger were sitting in the back of a taxi but only one person was shot. Police said the taxi driver then took those passengers to The Ottawa Hospital’s General campus.
The man suffered non-life threatening injuries and he was then transferred to the Civic campus by ambulance.
The Ottawa police guns and gangs unit is leading the investigation.
Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5050.