For Immediate Release | November 29, 2017
RCMP - Crime Stoppers - Shots fired prompts police investigation in St. Albert
At approximately 3:35 am on November 29th, 2017, St. Albert RCMP responded to a complaint of shots fired in the Sturgeon Heights Neighbourhood of St. Albert. Witnesses in the area reported hearing shots being fired outside.
Once police arrived, they immediately identified that a possible victim had fled on foot and a search of the area located the injured male a short distance away from the scene inside a residence. The male didn't require hospitalization.
Police are continuing their investigation and are still gathering evidence from the scene.
The investigation is still in its early stages but police believe that it was an isolated incident and there is no risk for public safety.
St. Albert RCMP are looking for information and witnesses to the above event. If you have any information about this or any crime, call the St. Albert RCMP at 780-458-7700, or if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers. At Crime Stoppers, you do not need to reveal your identity. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace or tape any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash award up to $2,000.00. We want your tip, not your name. Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
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