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Red Deer RCMP continue to look for witnesses to June 15 shooting

June 21, 2016 4:30 PM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP continue to look for public assistance as they investigate the shooting that took place in Riverside Meadows on June 15 at approximately 5:20 pm. At this time, the victim remains in hospital in Calgary in critical condition.

Police are looking to speak to any potential witnesses who were walking or driving in the area of Riverside Meadows near Kerry Wood Mews or who were parked in the Grace Community Fellowship Church parking lot between 5 pm and 5:45 pm on June 15. If you were in the area and saw or heard any suspicious activity, or if you have information about the identity of the suspect, please call the Red Deer RCMP at 403.343.5575. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.8477 or report it online.

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Media contact:
Cpl. Karyn Kay
Red Deer RCMP
403-304-7764

BACKGROUND:

June 16, 2016

Red Deer RCMP look for witnesses to shooting

Red Deer RCMP are looking for witnesses to a shooting in Riverside Meadows neighborhood that sent a Red Deer man to hospital with life threatening injuries in the evening of June 15, 2016.

At approximately 5:30 pm on June 15, RCMP responded to a report that a man had been shot on Kerry Wood Mews. The victim was transported to a Calgary hospital where he is in critical condition.

RCMP continue to investigate and conduct neighbourhood interviews. Police advise that this shooting was not a random act and at this time there is no risk for public safety.

If you were in the area of Riverside Meadows near Kerry Wood Mews during this time frame and heard or saw anything related to this incident, or if you have information about the identity of the suspect, please call the Red Deer RCMP at 403.343.5575. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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Media contact:
Cpl. Karyn Kay
Red Deer RCMP
403-304-7764

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