On Sunday June 04, around 4 in the morning, OPP responded to a report of a shooting at a Franklin Street residence in Orillia.
Officers found a male victim who was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The investigation into this death is continuing and at this time, the name of the deceased is being withheld pending next of kin notification and a post-mortem examination.
The OPP is still searching for the person(s) responsible for this incident and until further advised, the person(s) responsible should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information or knows who may be responsible is urged to immediately contact the OPP.
Additional information will be released only as it becomes available.