On Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at approximately 11:30 pm, police and EMS attended an address at 423 Hamilton Road in response to a report of a shooting there. On arrival, a 19-year-old male was located with a gunshot wound. He was transported to the hospital where he is presently in serious condition. The victim and shooter were known to each other and the victim was the intended target of the shooting.
The shooter fled the scene with the firearm. He is described as male, black, approximately 20 years old, approximately 5’8” with a muscular build, scar on his left cheek. He was wearing a red jacket, red pants with white stripes down the legs and the AC Milan soccer club logo near the right front pocket, and red shoes. He was last seen in the area of Hamilton Road and Adelaide Street North.
A second male, not the shooter, has been arrested and the investigation has been turned over to the Major Crime Section.
Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service 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