Police in London, Ontario are investigating a shooting that occurred just after 2:30 PM today. The police have confirmed that a man was shot at a local Tim Hortons and has been transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
While the victim has been confirmed in hospital, they have not yet been identified beyond being male. It still remains unclear if the suspect is in custody or is at large.
BREAKING: London police are investigating a shooting at a Tim Hortons on Dundas, near Veterans Memorial. Police say one man was taken to hospital with life threatening injuries. More information to come. #ldnont— 980 CFPL London News (@AM980News) September 12, 2018
The Tim Hortons where the shooting occurred is located at 2094 Dundas Street, near Veterans Memorial Parkway. Police are at the scene currently investigating what lead to the shooting.
London police officers are investigating an east end shooting that happened at a Tim Hortons along Dundas Street near Veterans Memorial Parkway.— Hala Ghonaim (@Hala_Ghonaim) September 12, 2018
Police say one man is in hospital with life threatening injuries.
It’s unclear if police are looking for any suspects right now. pic.twitter.com/yOJHLGDRza
Narcity has reached out to the London Tim Horton about what lead to the shooting, whether it be an altercation or a random event. They have confirmed they cannot comment on a motive at this time.
Currently, the location is closed and not serving customers. This status may change as Police continue their investigation.
A man is in hospital with life threatening injuries after a shooting at the Tim Hortons at 2094 Dundas St. London police have the area taped off. pic.twitter.com/NsuEt89YcX— Miranda Chant (@MirandaChant) September 12, 2018
Tim Horton issued a statement to Narcity through email that states, "The safety of our guests is always important to us. We have spoken to the restaurant owner of this location who has confirmed they are fully cooperating with the ongoing investigation by local authorities."