Three Dead After Shootings Hours Apart

Three men are dead after separate shooting incidents hours apart on Friday and Saturday.

In the first incident, shortly before 11pm on Friday, a man was standing outside a bar on Miami Street, off Cordeaux Avenue, when he was approached by a group of men, one armed with a firearm, who shot him before fleeing. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

In the second incident, shortly after 3am on Saturday, police arrived at Rosedale and Mackey Streets after receiving reports of a man being shot. Officers found the man with injuries to his body. Paramedics were called to the scene and attempted to revive him but were unsuccessful.

According to reports the deceased had been in an altercation with two men when he was shot.

In the third incident, which happened shortly before 7am, a man was walking on Fritz Lane when he was approached by the occupants of a grey vehicle.

They shot him before speeding away.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are appealing to members of the public who may have information that can assist with these investigations to contact the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991/2, Crime stoppers at 328-TIPS (8477) or the nearest police station.


John 1 year ago

It appears that open season has started again.


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