Man shot in Oro-Medonte
The OPP are looking into a shooting in Oro-Medonte, and are still on the hunt for a suspect they say should be considered armed and dangerous.
The shooting of a 37 year old Aurora man, happened on Old Barrie Road in the village of Rugby Monday night, around 9:30.
The victim, found inside a car, was rushed to a Toronto area hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police are tight-lipped over the incident, with a media release a full day after it happened, several police agencies involved, but no description of the suspect.
Investigators say they believe it to be an isolated incident, but no other details yet.
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Here is the release from the OPP…..
On Monday May 14, 2018 at approximately 9:20 p.m., the Barrie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and County of Simcoe Paramedic Services (CSPS) responded to a report of a male who had been shot on Old Barrie Road in the Village of Rugby.
The victim, a 37-year-old Aurora man, was transported to a Toronto area hospital with life threatening injuries.
Members of the Orillia OPP Crime Unit and Central Region Forensic Identification Services (FIS) under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) Detective Staff Sergeant Matt Watson are currently investigating.
The OPP believe this is an isolated incident and is searching for the person(s) responsible. Until further advised, the person(s) responsible should be considered armed and dangerous.