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Red Deer RCMP investigate shooting – Update 2

September 16, 2016 11:40 AM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP have recovered the white Ford F150 truck involved in yesterday’s shooting of a 29 year old man in the Michener Hill neighbourhood.

At 5 pm on September 15, RCMP located the unoccupied truck parked in the Mountview neighbourhood; the truck had a stolen license plate on it.

RCMP continue to investigate and encourage anyone with information about this incident to contact 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:

September 15, 2016

Red Deer RCMP investigate shooting – Update 1

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are looking for a newer-model white Ford F150 truck in connection with the shooting of a 29 year old man shortly after 2 pm today in the Michener Hill neighbourhood.

At this point in the investigation, RCMP believe the shooting was a targeted event and that the public is not in any danger. RCMP continue to investigate and to search for the suspect truck, and expect to re-open 51A Street between 41 Avenue and 42 Avenue shortly. Updates will be issued as more information becomes available.

If you have information about this incident, please contact 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:

September 15, 2016

Red Deer RCMP investigate shooting

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are on scene in the Michener neighbourhood investigating the shooting of a 29 year old man.

RCMP were called to the scene at 2:20 pm in response to reports that a man had been shot as he walked in the area of 41 Avenue and 51A Street. Police responded immediately and searched the area but have not located any suspects to date. 51A Street is currently closed to traffic between 41 Avenue and 42 Avenue as police investigate.

The victim was shot in the shoulder and treated on scene by EMS before being transported to hospital for further treatment of this non-life-threatening injury.

RCMP continue to investigate and are looking for witnesses to the shooting. At this time, RCMP do not believe there is any danger to the public. Updates will be issued as more information becomes available.

If you have information about this incident, please contact 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

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