A man was shot early Sunday and another seriously assaulted in what police say was targeted violence towards the two Portage la Prairie young men.
Portage la Prairie RCMP responded to reports of gunshots early Sunday and found a 20-year-old Portage man suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was taken to hospital in stable condition. Police located an 18-year-old man nearby having been seriously assaulted, was taken to hospital in unstable condition.
Anyone with any information is asked to call Portage la Prairie RCMP at 204-857-4445, Crime Stoppers at 1-800222-8477, submit a secure tip online at manitobacrimestoppers.com or text “TIPMAN” plus a message to CRIMES (274637).