Man Shot During West Kildonan Home Invasion

Man Shot During West Kildonan Home Invasion

Winnipeg Police CrestWINNIPEG — A 52-year-old man was shot early Wednesday during a home invasion in West Kildonan.

It happened at around 4:30 a.m. in the 200 block of Newton Avenue when unknown suspects forced their way into a home. Winnipeg police say they demanded money and made threats while armed with a gun.

During the altercation, the gun was fired and struck the resident. He was taken to hospital in critical condition and was later upgraded to stable condition.

Police don’t have a description of the suspects and continue to investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at (204) 986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).