Just before 4:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, Barrie Police were called to attend a suspected shooting at 314 Georgian Drive. 

The victim, a 21-year-old Barrie male was air-lifted to a Toronto-area trauma centre with serious injuries. It is not believed to be life threatening. 

At approximately 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, Barrie Police executed a warrant at an address on Georgian Drive, which resulted in an arrest in relation to this occurrence. 

A 28-year-old Barrie male is now facing charges including Aggravated Assault, Assault with a Weapon, and numerous charges related to Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm. He was held pending a bail hearing. 

The investigation remains ongoing, but police are not searching for any additional suspects.

Occurrence #: BA22038531
Prepared by: Corporate Communications


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