Woman taken to hospital after gunshots fired outside Moncton convenience store: RCMP

Needs Convenience on Mountain Road in Moncton.
Needs Convenience on Mountain Road in Moncton. Wade Perry

Codiac RCMP responded to a report of shots fired outside a Needs Convenience store in Moncton on Monday night.

Police said as they were on their way to the scene on Mountain Road, they received another report that a woman had been taken to hospital with what appeared to be gunshot wounds.

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The woman was treated at the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said the two reports are connected.

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“We understand this is a concern to the community and it is for us as well, definitely. But often the parties involved know each other,” said RCMP Const. Constance Roussel.

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Roussel said the incident is still under investigation.