A 47 year old man is in hospital, after being shot by Police in Ajax.
It happened around 10 o'clock on Monday morning on Dring Street in the Westney Road North/Williamson Drive West area of north Ajax.
Durham Regional Police would only say officers confronted a man on the street and he was shot.
He suffered serious injuries, and is currently in critical condition.
No officers were injured.
The Provice's Special Investigations Unit has been called in to probe the circumstances surrounding the shooting.