UPDATED: Man Dies After Being Shot By Police In Downtown Windsor
Wednesday March 21st, 2018
Posted at 9:17am
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A 33-year-old man was shot and killed by Windsor Police Wednesday morning.
Police say the incident started at 8:05am when they were called to a complaint in the area of University Avenue at Ouellette Avenue.
A description of the involved male was obtained and patrol officers began to check the area.
At approximately 8:10am officers located a male matching the description in the area of Goyeau Street and Wyandotte Street East.
Officers interacted with the male and it was during the interaction that the man was shot.
The male was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Two officers were also taken to hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The Ontario Special Investigation Unit and six investigators and four forensic investigators have been assigned. The post-mortem is scheduled for tomorrow in London
The SIU is urging anyone who may have information about this investigation to contact the lead investigator at 1-800-787-8529. The Unit is also urging anyone who may have any video evidence related to this incident to upload that video through the SIU website.