Man with Gun in Critical Condition After Causing a ‘Disturbance’

Man with Gun in Critical Condition After Causing a ‘Disturbance’

Winnipeg Police CrestA man who Winnipeg police say was causing a disturbance with a weapon on Saturday morning is in critical condition.

Officers were called to a business in the 800 block of Main Street at around 11:10 a.m. for a man brandishing a weapon. He had been removed from a neighbouring business and became involved in an altercation with bystanders, who were able to disarm and restrain him for police.

Shortly after police arrived, the man experienced a medical emergency. Officers administered first aid and contacted EMS. The suspect, a man in his 30s, was taken to hospital and remains in critical condition.

Police are asking anyone who may have had contact with the man to call the major crimes unit at (204) 986-6219.

— Staff

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