Teen charged with attempted murder

Six Nations police said Wednesday they have charged two Ohsweken men in connection to a shooting June 1 at a home on Fourth Line Road that sent a 23-year-old man to hospital.Police said Sheldon Hill, 18, is charged with attempted murder and Matthew Hill, 22, is charged with being an accessory after the fact.Sheldon Hill is also charged with discharging a firearm with intent, careless use of a firearm, pointing a firearm, possession of weapons dangerous, unauthorized possession of a firearm, knowledge of unauthorized possession of firearm.Both men are also each charged with being occupants of a motor vehicle with a firearm.Both were held in custody for a bail hearing.Police said their investigation is ongoing.Police said they responded to a report of gunfire at 6:30 a.m. Saturday on Fourth Line Road where a 23-year-old man was shot in the left leg with a hunting rifle.A second man, aged 21, told police he and the victim were standing in a residential laneway when a white Chevy Silverado pickup truck, with a male driver and a male passenger, pulled up. After a short exchange of words, the passenger pulled out a rifle and shot the 23 year old. The truck raced away.Police found the truck at a First Line Road home and seized it for forensic examination. They also found some evidence at the scene of the shooting.Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Six Nations police at 519-445-2811 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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