Winnipeg, Manitoba – On June 25, 2017, at approximately 9:50 p.m., Winnipeg Police responded to a report of a male shot in the rear lane of the 500 block of Sherbrook Street. The victim, 36-year-old male, was transported to hospital in critical condition.
Members of the Winnipeg Police Service entered into an investigation, identifying a potential suspect.
On June 26, 2017 at approximately 8:30 p.m. members of the Winnipeg Police Street Crime Unit conducted at traffic stop in the area of Main St. and Manitoba Ave. where the suspect was located. Officers located and seized a loaded handgun from the vehicle.
Kalvin George HITCHINGS, 32-years-old, has been charged with the following offences:
- Attempt Murder Using a Firearm
- Use Firearm During the Commission of an Indictable Offence
- Careless Use of Firearm
- Pointing a Firearm
- Possess Weapon
- Possess Firearm Knowing its Possession in Unauthorized
- Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm in Motor Vehicle
- Possess Firearm, Restricted Weapon or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order X2
- Fail to Comply with Probation Order
- He has been detained in custody.
Attempt Murder – Arrest: C17-139602
Winnipeg Police Service