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Police Shoot Suspect at Wardlaw Gas Bar

June 20, 2014 7:30 AM | News

Domo Gas Bar Shooting

Winnipeg police converge on the Domo gas bar at 314 Wardlaw Avenue on Thursday, June 19, 2014 after an officer-involved shooting. (SHAUN McLEOD PHOTO)

Domo Gas Bar Shooting

Police remained on scene at a gas bar on Wardlaw Avenue Friday morning. (TED GRANT / CHRISD.CA)

Winnipeg police are investigating after an officer shot at a suspect at the Domo gas bar on Wardlaw Avenue Thursday evening.

Police responded to a call at around 9:20 p.m. at Donald Street and Wardlaw for what they’re calling “suspicious circumstances.” Police say officers were confronted by a 21-year-old man, which resulted in one of the officers firing his gun and striking the man in the upper body. He’s listed in stable condition in hospital.

Police remained on scene into Friday morning and had numerous evidence markers up in the parking lot.

Officers involved in the incident have been placed on administrative release as per police policy.

Updated at 9:30 a.m.