June 2019 RCMP News Archive

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Red Deer RCMP respond to threat at Eastview Middle School

June 12, 2019 11:12 AM

Red Deer, Alta. – On June 11, 2019, at approximately 3:22 p.m. Red Deer RCMP responded to a call at Eastview Middle School after three male youth entered the school with a possible firearm. 

Eastview Middle School, along with surrounding schools, were put into lockdown as a result.

There were no injuries as a result of this incident.  

RCMP cleared the building and the suspects fled. Two of the three suspects have been apprehended and charged with firearms related offences. RCMP continue to search for the remaining suspect.

A replica firearm was later located.

RCMP continue to investigate this incident and are asking for the public’s assistance. If you have information about this investigation, please call the Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575, or your local police detachment. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

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Media contact:
Red Deer RCMP
403-391-4034
File no. 2019830654

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