Suspect charged after shots-fired investigation

Windsor Police Service News Update
May 6, 2024
Case #: 24-50249
Suspect charged after shots-fired investigation

The Windsor Police Service has arrested a 22-year-old man following a shooting over the weekend. 

Shortly after 3:30 a.m. on May 5, 2024, officers responded to a call about multiple gunshots in the 1000 block of Howard Avenue. At the scene, officers located shell casings as well as damage to a residence. No physical injuries were reported because of this incident.

Through investigation, officers quickly identified a suspect, who was located and arrested several hours later at a home the 1400 block of Curry Avenue.

Parzan Shamseddin, of Windsor, has been charged with the following:
  • Discharging a firearm while being reckless to others
  • Possession of a weapon dangerous to public peace 
  • Possession of a firearm without holding a licence 
  • Occupying a motor vehicle with a firearm
  • Failure to comply with a release order 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Major Crimes Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4830. They can also contact 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. 4441.

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