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Man charged with first degree murder following Oshawa shooting

A double shooting left one dead and the suspect with life-threatening injuries in Oshawa on Sunday (Nov. 29) morning.

According to the DRPS, officers responded to a residential apartment on Simcoe Street near Athol Street for a shooting around 10:30 a.m.

“Police arrived to find a 27-year-old male without vital signs in an apartment unit. The victim was taken to a local hospital but later died in hospital,” reads a media release.

“The suspect was located at the scene also suffering from a gunshot wound.”

He was transported to a Toronto-area trauma hospital where he remains in stable condition.

A firearm was recovered at the scene, police say.

Noah Renison, 35, has been charged with first degree murder.

He will be held in custody pending a bail hearing.

“This is believed to be an isolated incident and there are no ongoing community safety concerns,” the media release notes.

The victim has been identified as 27-year-old Justin Blight.

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