Monday, October 26


Burlington, Crime, Gun Crime, Halton Regional Police Service, Shooting, Toronto & GTA

One dead, one wounded in broad daylight Burlington shooting

One person is dead and another is in hospital following a shooting in Burlington on Friday afternoon.Halton Regional Police say officers responded to reports of gunshots at an address on Plains Rd. E., west of King Rd., just after 1 p.m.When officers arrived, two victims with gunshot wounds were located outside of an establishment.Police say one male fled the scene westbound on Plains Rd. E. in a grey sedan.One of the shooting victims died at the scene.The second victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.No suspect information was immediately available.Anyone with information is asked to call police at 905-825-4777 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).