Winnipeg Police Investigating Two Sunday Morning Shootings

WINNIPEG, MB. – The Winnipeg Police responded to two separate shooting reports early Sunday morning.

At 1:45 A.M. Police arrived at the intersection of Main Street and Dufferin Avenue to find a 30-year-old male with a gunshot wound to his hand. He was transported to hospital in stable condition

Just 15 minutes later, Police were once again called with a report of a male suffering from a gunshot wound to the hand. This report came from the 500 block of Selkirk Avenue. The injured party at the residence on Selkirk Avenue was a 25-year-old male. He was also sent to hospital in stable condition.

Both incidents are under investigation by Winnipeg’s Major Crimes Unit.

Police say there’s no evidence at this point to suggest the shootings are connected.

Anyone with information in either incident is asked to contact detectives at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

– Carter Brooks, MyToba News

Carter Brooks is a news writer/reporter and sports columnist situated in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Carter spent time with The Hockey News Magazine in Toronto, and currently writes sports for Game On Magazine and SEVEN Magazine. On top of reading and writing, coaching hockey is his favourite pastime.
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