A person injured by gunfire at a Kingston hospital

A man seized a firearm and a citizen at Kingston General Hospital in Ontario on Monday night.

According to preliminary information provided by the Kingston Police, the suspect, a prisoner, a Correctional Service Canada officer at approximately 6:00 pm He then opened fire, twice reaching a citizen.

The frenzied was then mastered by the prison guard, declared by the hospital’s security. It was handed over to the Kingston Police, who was arrested by process.

A spokesman for the police told Global News that the emergency occurred in the hospital. The author of the shots would be a delinquent in maximum security prison of Millhaver.

The victim was injured, but not endangered, the police said. According to Global News, the patient, who was attending the emergency, had to undergo surgery.

The hospital continued operations after the incident, the police said.