A 23-year-old Ottawa man faces charges including discharging a firearm and aggravated assault in connection with a shooting on Grenfell Crescent, the Ottawa Police Service said Thursday.
A woman suffered injuries that were not life-threatening in the incident at about 3:51 p.m. Nov. 12 on the street near the intersection of Slack and Merivale roads in Nepean.
The man was scheduled to appear in court Thursday facing multiple firearm-related charges, police said.
Investigators with the guns and gangs unit want to talk to anyone who may have information about this incident or other shootings that have happened in the city. They’re asked to contact the unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5050.
Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or at crimestoppers.ca.
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