Update: Wellington Street West Shooting Investigation

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On January 19, 2021 officers with Investigation Services arrested 32-year-old Taylor Reid in connection with the January 13, 2021 shooting in the 200 block of Wellington Street West.

It is alleged on January 13, 2021 the accused shot a male victim known to him. The victim was transported to hospital with serious injuries.

At 12:05 a.m. officers located the accused and he was arrested. After his arrest the accused attempted to flee from police in the 700 block of Great Northern Road. Officers quickly apprehended him.

He is charged with:

Using a firearm while committing an offence;

Careless use of a firearm;

Pointing a firearm;

Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose;

Unauthorized possession of a firearm;

Unauthorized possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized;

Possession of a loaded firearm;

Criminal negligence causing bodily harm; and

Possession of a firearm, weapon or ammunition contrary to a prohibition order x4

He was held for bail court.