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2 arrest warrants issued after shooting victim ‘dropped off’ at Cobourg hospital: OPP

Andrew Hibbert is a suspect in a shooting in Cobourg, OPP say.
Andrew Hibbert is a suspect in a shooting in Cobourg, OPP say. OPP

Northumberland OPP say two arrest warrants have been issued for suspects wanted in a shooting last month.

Police say around 10:45 a.m. on March 24, an unknown person in a vehicle pulled into the Northumberland Hills Hospital property and dropped off a man who was suffering from a gunshot wound.

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The investigation was initially under the Cobourg Police Service, who stated a few days later that the OPP would assume the case.

On Thursday, police said they are looking for two men who “pose a risk to public safety.”

Arrest warrants have been issued for Andrew Hibbert, 42, and Kimroy Peters, 23. No place of residence was provided.

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Hibbert is described as five feet seven inches tall and 216 pounds with a shaved head. Peters is described as five feet seven inches tall and 144 pounds.

They are both wanted for attempted murder using a firearm, robbery using a firearm and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

“Members of the public are urged not to approach them if located,” OPP stated.

Cobourg police look to identify this vehicle in connection to a reported shooting on Tuesday.
Cobourg police look to identify this vehicle in connection to a reported shooting on Tuesday. Cobourg Police Service

Anyone with information is being asked to call their nearest OPP detachment at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call the Peterborough/Northumberland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 and not have to appear in court, or submit information online.