The Cornwall Community Police Service is investigating an incident that occurred on July 31st, 2018 where a male attended the Cornwall Community Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper torso. The male victim was later released from hospital after treatment for a non-life threatening wound. CCPS Criminal Investigations Division detectives are actively investigating the occurrence and believe the matter to be an isolated incident between known parties. Public safety is not at risk.
“The investigation is in the early stages, all avenues are being carefully explored. At this stage of the investigation we would not like to speculate on the circumstances as it may compromise the integrity of the investigation” stated S/Sgt. Maxwell.
CCPS is asking the public to come forward if they any information about this incident to call A/Sgt. Joseph at (613) 933-5000 ext 2422