Shooting in downtown Windsor

Windsor Police Service News Update
November 5, 2023
Case #: 23-128651
Shooting in downtown Windsor

The Windsor Police Service is investigating an overnight shooting downtown.

Shortly after 2 a.m. on November 5, 2023, officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 400 block of Ouellette Avenue. Once on scene, officers found a 23-year-old male victim with a gunshot wound to his bicep. Two other people were also grazed by bullets.

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Members of the Major Crimes Unit are investigating the shooting. They urge residents and businesses in the immediate area and the 400 and 500 blocks of Pelissier Street to review their security surveillance cameras between 1 and 3:30 a.m. for any suspicious activity. 

Anyone with information or video 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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