Suspect vehicle sought in shots-fired investigation

Windsor Police Service News Update
Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Case #: 24-11756
Suspect vehicle sought in shots-fired investigation


The Windsor Police Service is searching for a suspect vehicle after shots were fired at an Erie St. business.

On January 31, 2024, shortly after 8 a.m., officers were called to the 800 block of Erie St. E for a report of damage to a restaurant. Upon arrival, officers discovered shattered windows and multiple shell casings at the scene. No injuries were reported at the time of this incident.

Through investigation, officers obtained video footage of the shooting, which occurred shortly after 2:00 a.m. on January 31, 2024. A newer model blacked-out GMC Z71 pickup truck, with a ball trailer hitch and no tonneau cover, has been identified as the suspect vehicle.  

Investigators are asking everyone in the area to check their surveillance and dash cameras for evidence connected to this incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Major Crimes Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4830. They can also contact Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at

If you or someone you know is an affected person in need of support, please call Victim Services Windsor Essex County at 519-723-2711 or the Victim Assistance Unit at Windsor Police at 519-255-6700, ext. 4879.

For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462.

Content posted by:
Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462

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