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Halifax’s guns and gangs unit investigating daylight shooting in North Preston

The Halifax Integrated Guns and Gangs Unit is investigating a drive-by shooting in North Preston that happened Saturday afternoon.

Police say they received a report of a shooting on Downey Road just after 2 p.m.

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The investigation revealed that a black Subaru Imprezza had been shot at “numerous times” from another vehicle.

According to a news release, the Imprezza, which had multiple occupants, was damaged but no one was injured.

“The suspect vehicle fled the area and was also occupied by a number of people,” RCMP said in the release.

The investigation is being led by the guns and gangs unit, which is comprised of RCMP and Halifax Regional Police members.

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Anyone with information is asked to call Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020 or submit a tip anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

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