Man in vehicle shot at in Carlingwood, 2 arrested


Ottawa police have arrested two men in their 20s after a vehicle with a man inside was shot at in the Carlingwood area Monday night.


A man left his home on Hartleigh Avenue around 8:45 p.m. and was inside his vehicle when it was hit by bullets fired from another vehicle, police said in a news release.

He was not injured.

Police got a 911 call about the shooting and said they spotted a suspicious vehicle around Bank and Catherine streets minutes later. Officers followed it and boxed in the vehicle around Bronson Avenue and Riverside Drive.

The suspects, 28 and 24, were arrested and were expected to appear in court Tuesday morning.

Anyone with information is asked to call Ottawa police at 613-236-1222, extension 2912.