ONGOING | Attack in Niagara Falls with blunt weapon

A portion of McGrail Ave in Niagara Falls is being cordoned off by police for an active investigation this morning.

Niagara Regional Police Constable Phil Gavin confirms a report came in as a shooting, but now that officers are on scene they do not believe that is the case.

Right now they are investigating the incident as an attack with a blunt weapon.

Two people were injured in the attack - one person was taken to hospital by air ambulance. 

Police believe this was a targeted attack.