Man shot in neck in city's west end
Police tape is shown at the scene of a shooting near College and Lippincott streets early Sunday morning. (Tom Podolec/CP24.com)
Published Sunday, November 11, 2012 6:36AM EST
Last Updated Sunday, November 11, 2012 8:49AM EST
A man in his 20s was rushed to hospital without vital signs after a shooting in the city’s west end early Sunday morning.
It happened on College Street near Lippincott Street at around 1 a.m.
According to police, a suspect riding a bicycle is believed to have fired several shots at the victim, at least one of them striking him in the neck.
The shooting occurred outside a busy bar and several people witnessed the carnage.
“Me and my buddy were sitting in a truck and some guy came biking past and we were like ‘alright, whatever, no big deal’ but as we watched him go we saw him take a shot at the guy,” one witness at the scene told CP24. “He shot him three times.”
The victim was taken to St. Michaels Hospital, where he remains.
No arrests have been made in the case and police say they are currently speaking with witnesses.
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