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London police seeking two suspects in east London shooting

London police are asking for the public's help in locating two suspects wanted in connection to a shooting in a parking lot on Marconi Boulevard Saturday afternoon. A victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The altercation happened in a parking lot on Marconi Boulevard Saturday afternoon

London police are asking for the public's help in locating Tyler John Lancha, 26, and Kokoete Anietie Udoh, 39, who are wanted in connection with an east London shooting on June 6, 2020. (London Police Service/Submitted)

London police are asking for the public's help in locating two suspects wanted in connection to a shooting in a parking lot on Marconi Boulevard Saturday afternoon.

Police say an altercation erupted at around 4 p.m., June 6, after a man and woman who exited their vehicle in the parking lot, were approached by two men. There was an argument, and then one of the suspects pulled out a gun and shot the man.

The victim was taken to the hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers searched the area for the suspects and the weapon but were not located. The suspects remain at large.

Police say the shooting was not a random act, but wouldn't comment on how the suspects and victim were known to each other. Both suspects have been identified and charged by way of a warrant.

Police are looking for 26-year-old Tyler John Lancha of London, who is facing multiple charges, including aggravated assault, discharging a firearm with intent to wound, and four counts of possession of a firearm or ammunition contrary to a prohibition order. Also wanted is 39-year-old Kokoete Anietie Udoh of London, who is charged with aggravated assault.

Anyone with information is being asked to call London police at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in on-line anonymously to www.londoncrimestoppers.com.

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