Police continue to investigate shooting

Police are continuing to investigate a shooting that occurred in Halifax last night.

At approximately 7:35 p.m. officers responded to a report of a shooting in the area of the 2400 block of Gottingen Street in Halifax. Officers located a man who had been shot. He was transported to hospital with what are believed to be life threatening injuries.

A number of streets in the area were closed to allow officers to conduct the investigation. All streets have been reopened and officers are no longer on the scene.

The investigation is ongoing by members of the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division. Investigators are asking anyone with information about the incident or video from the area to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or using the P3 Tips App.