Police have suspect in custody after shots fired in residence on Boultbee Avenue this morning

Police have a residence on Boultbee Avenue taped off after a shooting was reported on the morning of Thursday, Oct. 26. Photo by Alan Shackleton.

One person is in custody after police responded to a call for shots fired in the Jones and Boultbee avenues area this morning.

Police received the call just before 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, for reports that a man had been shot in the area.

Police said on Twitter (X), that the shooting took place in a residence on Boultbee Avenue between Blake and Kiswick streets. The residence is across the street from Blake Street Junior Public School which was put in a hold and secure after the shooting.

Police said no shooting victim has been located at this time, and that a suspect is in police custody.

There was a large police presence in front of the school on Thursday morning after officers responded to the shooting call.

A residence on the north side of Boultbee Avenue near Kiswick Street was blocked by police tape and an officer was guarding the door.

The police investigation is ongoing.

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