A shooting in the West End was stopped. Five teenagers were hospitalized a little over a week ago.
On October 30, at around 7:30 pm, a group of teenagers gathered in the hallway of a low-rise apartment building in the Black Creek and Trethewey Dr. areas when three men arrived in a black sedan and headed straight for the ground. where the teenagers were and started shooting.
Two men and two women – all aged 16 to 18 – were treated at the hospital for gunshot wounds.
Another 16-year-old man was shot dead and went to the hospital on his own.
On Wednesday, the Barrie police arrested a man for an unrelated case who was in possession of two loaded semi-automatic handguns.
Following the arrest of the man, an arrest warrant for his involvement in the shooting was launched.
Malik Mohamed, 21, of Toronto, has been charged with five counts of attempted murder and several firearms offenses.