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SJPF Investigating Shooting Incident On The West Side

Wed December 11, 2019

The Saint John Police Force is investigating a shooting incident that took place on Tuesday, Dec-10-2019 in the area of Market Place on the West Side.

A call was received about a report of shots fired in the area around 9:00pm. 2 men ages 34 and 30, arrived at the Regional Hospital with gunshot wounds at 9:30pm. Horizon staff notified Saint John Police and the Major Crime Unit is now conducting a criminal investigation into the incident.

Preliminary evidence from the investigation indicates that this was not a random shooting. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saint John Police at 648-3333 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Jim Hennessy
Manager of Communications/Public Information
Saint John Police Force