Man Shot Dead, Found Beside Kitchener Highway


OPP are investigating the shooting death of a man in Kitchener. Officers were called to reports of a shooting near Courtland Avenue around 2:15AM Tuesday. When they arrived they found a deceased man on the highway on-ramp.

The eastbound lanes of highway 7/8 from Homer Watson Boulevard to Courtland Avenue were closed, as well as the ramp from Courtland Avenue north bound to the highway.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have been in the area at the time, or who may have information that could help investigators.