Ottawa police looking for witnesses to overnight shooting
An Ottawa Police truck is seen in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 1, 2021.(Justin Tang/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
OTTAWA -- Ottawa police are looking for witnesses after shots were fired in the Carson Grove area overnight.
In a release, police said two groups of people got into a fight at around 12:15 a.m. Monday on Marley Crescent, near Ogilvie Road and Halmont Drive. When officers arrived, several shell casings were found.
Shortly after, police say a 23-year-old man was dropped off at the hospital with a gunshot wound. He is expected to survive. Police believe he was involved in the fight on Marley Crescent.
Anyone with information is asked to please contact the Ottawa Police Guns and Gangs Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5050.
Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at crimestoppers.ca.
A previous version of this article misidentified the neighbourhood where this took place as Beacon Hill. It took place in Carson Grove, just to the west of Beacon Hill.
We regret the error.