On Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at approximately 10:30 p.m., Durham Regional Police Service responded to Lakeridge Health Oshawa after a male showed up with a gunshot wound to his foot. The male victim was uncooperative with police and advised them that the injuries were as a result of an accidental discharge of a firearm. Investigators are seeking the public’s assistance with this investigation.


There is no suspect information, and the investigation is ongoing. The male was treated and released.


Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Powell of the Central East Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520. Ext. 2737


Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.