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A 24-year-old man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries and a 39-year-old man is in custody after a shooting at a residence on Talbot Street east of St. George Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. Tell.
Officers were called to a “disturbance” around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and found someone with a gunshot wound. Police say the victim was taken to hospital by paramedics with life-threatening injuries.
Police say the suspect fled the area on foot before police arrived, but was soon found on Hiawatha Street and arrested.
According to the police, the accused had a loaded pistol at that time.
The investigation is in its early stages and police have not released any details about the allegations or whether the victim and suspect knew each other, but said there is “no risk to public safety.”