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One man in hospital following late night shooting in Bedford

Police were called to Duke Street near the Bedford Commons shopping mall at about 11 p.m. for reports of gunfire hitting a vehicle and the person inside
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(CityNews Halifax file photo)

One man is in hospital following a shooting in Bedford Wednesday night.

Police were called to Duke Street near the Bedford Commons shopping mall at about 11 p.m. for reports of gunfire hitting a vehicle and the person inside.

When officers arrived, they found a white pickup truck that appeared to have been shot at, as well as a man with apparent gunshot wounds.

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, but will require surgery.

Police say this is not believed to be a random incident, and there is no ongoing risk to the public.

Members of Bedford Police Patrol, Criminal Investigative Division, Forensic Identification Services as well as K-9 are involved in the investigation.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published June 23, 2022.

The Canadian Press

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