Bayshore-area shooting leaves man, 32, in critical condition

An Ottawa police vehicle. Beatrice Britneff / Global News File

A 32-year-old man remains in critical condition in hospital after a shooting early Tuesday in Ottawa’s west end, local police say.

Ottawa police said they were called to a site near Barwell Avenue and Alenmede Crescent, in a neighbourhood just east of the Bayshore Shopping Centre, around 1 a.m.

The injured man was found with a gunshot wound and his injuries were life-threatening, police confirmed.

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No one else was injured in the shooting, Ottawa Police Service spokesperson Const. Chuck Benoit said on Tuesday morning.

Police hadn’t made any arrests as of 4:30 p.m.

Const. Amy Gagnon said the investigation is ongoing.

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