Man arrested after fatal shooting in Windsor

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Windsor man charged with first degree murder in connection with fatal shooting

Windsor police have arrested a man after a fatal shooting in the city late Friday night.

Police said officers arrived at the scene on Elsmere Avenue north of Erie Street about midnight.

Officers found a 59-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. The man died from his injuries after he was taken to hospital.

Police said they arrested a 53-year-old man at the scene without incident.

The Major Crimes Branch is investigating. According to police, the suspect and the victim knew each other. 

Officers located a firearm involved in the shooting.

There is no threat to public safety at this time, said police.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them or Crime Stoppers.