Sault Ste. Marie Police services responded to a weapons call in the 200 block of Wellington Street West just before noon today. Multiple patrol units as well as the Emergency Services Unit are currently on scene and SaultOnline reporter Dan Gray has confirmed that one person has been taken to hospital as a result of the incident.
Police have the area surrounding the incident, including St. George’s Avenue blocked off and are asking the public to avoid the area while investigation continues.
“I live just around the corner from this… yes someone was shot and are now being transported to hospital. I heard it and can continue to hear it going on,” said a local women in a Facebook Comment.
More information will be provided as it becomes available.