One person to hospital, one person arrested after shooting near Centennial Parkway: Hamilton police

Don Mitchell / Global News

A man in his 40’s was taken to hospital after a shooting in Stoney Creek on Wednesday morning.

Hamilton police say they’re investigating a shooting in the area of Centennial Parkway North and the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW), just before 7 a.m.

Media Relations Officer Krista-Lee Ernst confirms the male victim was transported to hospital with multiple, non-life-threatening gunshot wounds to the lower body.

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She says suspects fled the area in a delivery vehicle that was stolen from a nearby WalMart store.

That vehicle has since been found abandoned on Royce Ave., within a residential neighbourhood in lower Stoney Creek.

Ernst confirms that a 24 year old man has been taken into custody in connection with Wednesday morning’s series of incidents and will face multiple charges.

Hamilton Police add that their investigation continues.

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