Edmonton, Alberta – EPS Southeast Division officers are investigating a shooting which was reported to police just after 7 a.m. this morning (Oct. 6, 2016).
Staff at a coffee shop in the area of 75 Street and 101 Avenue called 911 when an injured male, believed to be in his mid-30s, entered the store to ask for help. The complainant reported to police that he was at a friend’s residence less than a block away, when three masked men came into the home and allegedly shot him. EMS responded, treated the man and rushed him to hospital. His injuries appeared to be non-life-threatening. .
EPS Tactical Section secured and cleared a home on the same block as the coffee shop. No one was found inside the residence. Police continue to investigate and search for the suspects.
Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.
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