Police Are Investigating the Country’s Latest Homicide
Gunman killed a man standing on street corner
Police on the capital are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an adult male Tuesday, 7th.
According to reports, shortly before 1:00 pm, a man was standing on Hampton Street, off Mount Royal Avenue when he was approached by an armed male who exited a dark colored vehicle and opened fire on him, fatally wounding him.
A police officer in the area at the time, heard the gunshots and responded.
The gunman saw him and discharged his weapon in the direction of the officer before getting back into the vehicle and escaping.
The officer was not injured during the incident.
Police are appealing to members of the public, who may have information that can assist with this investigation, to contact the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991/2, Crime stoppers at 328-TIPS (8477) or the nearest police station.