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Brantford Police Investigate Homicide on Colborne Street East

Feb 8, 2020

Incident #20-5483

The Brantford Police Service is currently investigating a homicide which occurred earlier this morning at the Galaxy Motel on Colborne Street East, Brantford.  

On Saturday February 8, 2020 at approximately 5:50 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded  
with Emergency Medical Services to a call regarding a male who was suffering from a gunshot wound at a motel on Colborne Street East.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the motel where they located three male victims who were suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.  The three victims were transported to hospital. A 42 year old male has since succumbed to his injuries. The two other victims remain in hospital.

Members of the Brantford Police Major Crime Unit are currently investigating the incident.  The area will be closed to the public for some time as the investigation continues.  This incident is not believed to be a random act of violence.      

Anyone with information or who may have video surveillance of the area is urged to contact the Brantford Police Service at 519-756-7050 or Detective Jason Sinning at 519-756-0113 ext 2265.  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