Man, 45, arrested after teen shot and killed in Windsor: police

Jeremy Cohn / File / Global News

A 19-year-old man was shot and killed in Windsor, Ont. Monday and a 45-year-old male suspect who police say was known to the victim has been arrested.

Windsor police responded to a local hospital at 5:30 p.m., after the teen was brought there by friends and was suffering from a single gunshot wound.

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Investigators determined the shooting had occurred inside a residence on University Avenue East in Windsor and contained the scene.

The victim died from his injuries in hospital and the investigation was then upgraded to a homicide.

At 10:45 p.m., police attended an apartment on Riverside Drive East and arrested a 45-year-old suspect without incident.

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Neither the suspect or the victim have been identified and no charges have yet been laid.

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Police said the investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact police at 519-255-6700 ext. 4830 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS).

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