One In Hospital After Shooting

One person is in hospital after a shooting that occurred this afternoon on Springdale Street in St. John’s.

The RNC Major Crime Unit is investigating.

This afternoon, at approximately 12:30 pm, officers with Patrol Services Division, Criminal Investigation Division, Police Dog Services and Forensic Identification Services responded to a report that a man had been shot.

At this time the exact nature of his injuries are not known.

There have been no arrests at the time and Major Crime Unit investigators are interested in speaking with anybody who may have information in relation to this incident.

Anyone who has any information pertaining to a report of a shooting in the area of Springdale Street is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can now provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website at