Brantford police’s major crime unit continues to investigate a fatal incident on William Street.
Investigators say a man was found with a gunshot wound after officers responded to a 911 call about an assault and possible shooting.
The victim, 37-year-old Gerald Robert Male of Brantford, was transported to hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.
A second male in a distraught state was located at the residence. He was interviewed by police and is not a suspect.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Detective Kevin Cabral at 519-756-0113 ext. 2206.
Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous are asked to contact Brant-Brantford Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477 or 1-800-222-8477. Alternatively, a web tip may be submitted at: https://www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=251