A 35-year-old man was shot in the face Monday afternoon in a random attack while walking down the street.
Winnipeg police say the victim was in the area of Consol Avenue and Louelda Street at around 3 p.m. when a blue, four-door vehicle approached him from behind. A shot was fired from a pellet gun within the vehicle, which hit the victim in the face.
He was treated in hospital for his injuries and released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at (204) 986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).