UPDATE: Police Investigate Shooting In Amherstburg

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The search for a suspect in an early morning shooting in Amherstburg led police to a west Windsor home where a standoff took place Friday afternoon.

Sandwich St. was shut down between Texas Rd. and St. Arnaud St. for the on-scene investigation.  It has now reopened, but Grant St. remains closed as police continue their investigation.

Amherstburg Police Constable Shawn McCurdy says police got a report of a man suffering a single gunshot wound around 2:25am Friday.

A 31-year-old man was rushed to hospital with life threatening injuries.  He has since been transferred to a hospital in Detroit where he is now in stable condition.

Police ask any witnesses to this incident, or anyone who may have information relevant to the investigation to call them at 519-736-3622, Crime Stoppers at 519-258-8477 (TIPS), or leave the tip online at www.catchcrooks.com.