Three in serious condition after shooting in central Ottawa


Ottawa paramedics say they’ve taken three people to hospital following a shooting incident in the central part of the city.

Superintendent Hilton Radford says the three patients suffered gunshot wounds and were in serious condition.

Radford says they responded at 7:30 a.m. in the area of Bank Street and Gilmour Street.

Police say in a tweet that “many injuries” were reported in the shooting.

They say a co-ordinated response is underway.

Police are urging people to avoid the area.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan. 8, 2020.

The Canadian Press


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