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Ottawa police investigate shooting in Orléans

Ottawa paramedics said a man with gunshot wounds was transported to hospital following a shooting in Orléans Saturday evening.

Paramedics transport man to hospital with gunshot wounds around 5 p.m. Saturday

Paramedics say a man was taken to hospital with gunshot wounds following a shooting in Ottawa's east end. (Jean-Sebastien Marier/Radio-Canada)

Ottawa police are investigating a Saturday evening shooting in Orléans that sent a man to hospital.

The Ottawa Police Guns and Gangs Unit said the shooting took place around 5 p.m. in the 1000 block of Ashmont St., near the intersection of Orléans Boulevard and Innes Road.

A single victim sustained a gunshot wound, police said.

Ottawa paramedics said a man with gunshot wounds was transported to hospital following the shooting.

Investigators believe the shooting was targeted and that there is no risk to the public.

 

 

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