Ottawa police investigate gunfire, wounded man
Officials don't know if the two incidents are linked
Ottawa police are investigating after a man walked into the Ottawa Hospital’s Civic campus with a gunshot wound to his chest early Sunday morning.
They said a gun was discharged in the 1300 block of Shillington Avenue, just west of the Central Experimental Farm, at around 4 a.m. Sunday.
Police said they don’t know if the two incidents are linked and are asking anyone with information to contact the guns and gangs unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5050.
There is no word on the condition of the man who came to the hospital, except that his injuries were non-life threatening.