Fatal Shooting Around Homer Watson In Kitchener



Waterloo Region, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the Country Hills East area of Kitchener. 

On April 11, 2024, at approximately 11:55 p.m., police responded to a report of an injured male in the area of Homer Watson Boulevard and Block Line Road.

Upon arrival, police located a male with injuries consistent with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. 

Investigators believe this was a targeted incident, and there is no ongoing concern for public safety.

The investigation is ongoing by WRPS’ Major Crime Unit, General Investigations Unit, and Forensic Identification Unit.

There will continue to be an increased police presence in the area as investigators conduct a canvass of the neighbourhood for witnesses and information. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Major Crime Unit at 519-570-9777, extension 8191. Anonymous tips can be provided to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.waterloocrimestoppers.com.