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Police investigate Shooting in Downtown

Oct 11, 2019

Incident #19-39441

Brantford Police Service is currently investigating a shooting incident that occurred last night on Colborne Street that sent one male to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

On Friday October 11, 2019 at approximately 2:15 a.m. Brantford Police Service responded to a call about a shooting on Colborne Street near Bain Street.  Two males had gotten into an argument which turned into a physical confrontation.  During the altercation a third male became involved and shot the victim.  The two suspects fled the area in a vehicle.  Community Patrol Officers attended to the area where they located a 25 year old male victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound.  The victim was treated by Emergency Medical Services and transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  

Officers located and attempted to stop the suspect vehicle.  The vehicle failed to stop for police and continued out of town on Highway 403.  Officers engaged in a pursuit of the vehicle when the suspects intentionally made contact with marked police vehicles.  Due to the risk to public safety the pursuit was discontinued. 

Brantford Police are looking for a Grey/Silver 4 Door Mercedes that was last seen travelling at a high rate speed East Bound on Highway 403.   

Suspect #1 -   Andrew Steven Kreko  
                      30 y.o.
                      Caucasian male
                      225 lbs
                      Brown short hair
                      Brown eyes

Suspect #2  Asian male
                   25 – 30 y.o.
                   Medium build
                   Long Black hair that is short on the sides
                   Wearing all black clothing and black leather jacket

Vehicle #1 Mercedes
                  4 Door
                  Grey/Silver in color

The two suspects in this investigation should be considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached. Call 911 immediately if observed.

The Brantford Police Service Major Crime Unit Detectives are continuing to investigate this incident.  Anyone with information is encouraged to call Detective Chad Francis at 519-756-0113 ext. 2272, Det. Jeff Cotter 519-756-0113 ext. 2271 or Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477.

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