Police Investigating Early Morning Shooting in Burlington
Officers are on scene for an investigation this morning.
Police reported at 7:18 a.m. that they’re investigating a shooting in the area of Appleby Line and Harvester Road.
There’s a heavy police presence in the area.
Residents are advised to avoid the area for now.
Updates to come.
UPDATE: (8:19 a.m.) The incident involved two officers, reportedly injured in the shooting and taken to hospital for treatment. The SIU has been notified.
Police say there is no further risk to public safety at this time.
UPDATE: (8:55 a.m.) The SIU has invoked its mandate in this incident.
UPDATE: (10:12 a.m.) Police say the shooting happened at approximately 5:00 a.m. at a gas station on 875 Appleby Line.
Two officers remain in the hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.