Man shot in home invasion near Prescott
ctvottawa.ca Published Saturday, January 24, 2009 1:29PM EST
Police are looking for two suspects after a man was shot in a home invasion near Prescott late Friday night.
The incident occurred on Glen Smail Road in Edwardsburgh Township just after 11:30 p.m. Two men entered the residence and sprayed the homeowner with what's believed pepper spray. They then fired shots, hitting the man.
The victim was taken to Brockville General Hospital with serious injuries, and later transferred to Kingston General Hospital. A female in the home was not injured.
The suspects fled the scene. Police are continuing to investigate.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.