***WNPS Chief St-Pierre update for those evacuated***

As of 3:48am WNPS Chief St-Pierre advises that residents that had been evacuated from their homes can now return. There is no longer a risk to the public. The investigation continues.

No further details provided at this time.

Highway 17 has been reopened between Leblanc Road and Drive-In Road in West Nipissing after it was closed for a police investigation Sunday night.

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West Nipissing Police Chief Raymond St Pierre says the investigation continues. WNPS and OPP searched the closed area for a suspect in two confirmed shootings. Residents were evacuated from the affected area but have since been allowed to return to their homes.

MyWestNipissing.com will update this story as more details become available.