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Orangeville police investigating shooting at local residence

Police arrived at the scene on Amanda Street and spoke to the occupants of the home, including a 57-year-old woman who was shot in the arm.
Police arrived at the scene on Amanda Street and spoke to the occupants of the home, including a 57-year-old woman who was shot in the arm. Orangeville police / Twitter

Police in Orangeville, Ont. are investigating a shooting that took place during the early morning hours of Friday at an Amanda Street residence.

According to authorities, at about 12:30 a.m., officers received a report of gunshots.

Police arrived at the scene on Amanda Street and spoke to the occupants of the home, including a 57-year-old woman who had been shot in the arm, officers say.

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The woman was subsequently transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

According to officers, the incident was not random, and the suspects are known to each other.

Police say witnesses reported seeing a grey, four-door Hyundai with the licence plate CLKH425 leave the area travelling north at a high rate of speed.

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According to officers, a black Volkswagen sedan was also seen in the area at the time.

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Police say they’re interested in locating and speaking to the occupants of both vehicles.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Orangeville Police Service or Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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