Winnipeg Teen Shot During West End Robbery
WINNIPEG, MB. — A Winnipeg teenager is recovering after being shot in the city’s West End.
It happened around 9:10pm Thursday near Furby Street and Ellice Avenue.
Winnipeg police say a man with a gun approached a group of boys and demanded personal property.
He shot on of the teens and fled before police arrived.
Officers called in the Tactical Support Team and the AVR-1 armoured vehicle, but they were unable to locate the armed fugitive.
The boy was rushed to hospital in critical condition.
Police say his injuries are considered non-life threatening.
The investigation continues.
—Andrew McCrea, MyToba News
Files – Spencer Fernando, MyToba