Charges against a 69-year-old man have been upgraded to First Degree Murder, after William Lackey succumbed to his injuries in Toronto hospital.
The accused made a brief court appearance today where the upgraded charges were announced, and will be back in front of a judge later this month.
OPP have released the name of the 34 year old man wounded in a shooting Wednesday morning (January 30) at
William Lackey suffered life-threatening injuries and remains in critical condition at hospital in Toronto.
A 69 year old Oro-Medonte man has been charged with Attempted Murder.
The investigation continues.
An elderly man is facing a charge of attempted murder after an incident in Oro.
The OPP confirm a 34-year-old man was taken to Orillia hospital with life threatening injuries after first responders were called to a Line 10 home around 11:30 Wednesday morning.
A 69-year-old man is in police custody, while the victim has since been transported to Toronto hospital where he remains in critical condition.
The OPP say the investigation continues.