Crime Stoppers weekly update
London Police are investigating a shooting that occurred January 1, 2006 at approximately 3:30 am. A group of possibly up to 12 people were involved in an argument on Dundas Street east of Richmond Street. These two groups of people began to have a physical altercation that spilled over into the street. One male pulled out a hand gun and fired a round into the ground. One male was struck in the face, possibly from fragments. This male received minor injuries and was treated at the scene. The suspect fired a second shot but it is unknown where this shot ended up. Later in the day a second victim attended the hospital to be treated for an injury to his leg. It is believed this injury is related to the shooting. The victim was treated and released from the hospital.
Since it was New Year's Eve there were a number of people in the area. Police are looking to speak to anyone that was in the area or may have witnessed the incident. The suspect is described as male, black, light skinned, approximately 5'5”, with short hair that is described as a faded cut.
If you have any information about this or any other crime in the London-Middlesex area, called Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS