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Police seek 28-year-old London man in weekend shooting on Marconi Boulevard

A uniformed London police patch, Sept. 6, 2017.
A uniformed London police patch, Sept. 6, 2017. Matthew Trevithick/980 CFPL

London police are searching for a 28-year-old wanted in connection with a shooting Sunday morning.

Police and EMS responded to reports of a shooting at a public housing complex on Marconi Boulevard near Noel Avenue around 3:50 a.m. Upon arrival, officers located a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

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The man was sent to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

During the investigation, officers say they’ve received information that two men were arguing in a parking lot near the residence, at which time one of the men shot the other.

The suspect fled the scene and the firearm has not been recovered, police said.

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As a result of the investigation, 28-year-old Jason Richard Borden of London is facing eight charges including, one count each of aggravated assault and discharging a firearm with intent to wound.

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Borden is described as black with a light complexion, about five foot six, approximately 140 pounds with long black hair in a ponytail.

Borden is not in custody at this time and police warn that he should not be approached.

If you see him, call 911.

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Anyone with information in relation to this incident or Borden’s whereabouts is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in online anonymously here.

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