Shooting near Jane and Firgrove sends 1 to hospital

A man is in hospital after being shot in the city's northwest end on Friday afternoon.

A man is in hospital after being shot in the city's northwest end on Friday afternoon.

Emergency personnel were called to the area of Jane Street and Firgrove Crescent — outside the Turf Grassway community housing complex — at 4:13 p.m. where they found a man in his late 20s who had been shot once in the leg. 

The victim's wounds were not life-threatening, according to investigators at 31 Division. Paramedics say he was conscious and alert when taken to hospital, where he remains in stable condition. 

There has been no word on potential suspects. 


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