On Wednesday, February 10, 2021, at approximately 3:00 a.m., members of the Brantford Police Patrol Section responded to an incident after a 17-year-old female victim attended the Brantford General Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound.
The victim has since been transferred to a regional trauma center. Injuries are considered serious; however, she is in stable condition.
Members of the Brantford Police Service Major Crime Section, along with Forensic Services entered into an investigation, which led police to the area of Waterloo Street and Pearl Street, Brantford.
There continues to be a police presence in the area, and officers will likely be on scene for the next few hours. Additional information will be released once available.
Anyone who has information on this incident is asked to contact Detective Matt Roberts at 519-756-0113 x2273 or Detective Sergeant Charles Wheeler at 519-756-0113 x2405.
Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous are asked to contact Brant-Brantford Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477 or 1-800-222-8477. Alternatively, a web tip may be submitted at: https://www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=251
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