Police arrest Dalhousie Street shooting suspects

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Two people are in custody and face charges for a shooting in downtown Brantford.

A 23-year-old man was found in a Dalhousie Street alley around 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday with a gunshot wound to his torso after reports of shots fired nearby.

Detectives identified suspects in the shooting as Chad Wray-McCombs and Lori Staats.

Staats,25, was arrested Thursday at 1 a.m.

Wray-McCombs, 29, has been taken into custody after the Toronto Police Service successfully negotiated with him. He surrendered peacefully after he was holed-up inside a residence Thursday afternoon.

Both suspects are facing charges including aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, careless use of a firearm and discharging a firearm with intent – endanger life under the Criminal Code of Canada.

Brantford Police Service would like to thank the public and media partners for their assistance in this investigation. Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to contact Det. Mark Whitworth of the major crime unit at 519-756-0113 ext. 2266.

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