Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are investigating the shooting of a 36 year old man in Red Deer the night of October 14. At 11:30 pm on Friday, October 14, RCMP received a report that a man was at the hospital with a gunshot wound. RCMP attended the hospital and located a 36 year old man who had suffered a non-life-threatening injury after being shot in the abdomen with buckshot pellets.
RCMP have conducted multiple interviews with the victim, who was conscious and lucid, and a witness. Red Deer RCMP have not yet determined the location of the shooting and do not have descriptions of the suspects at this time. Red Deer RCMP do not believe this was a random act, and continue to investigate and to look for witnesses.
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 at www.tipsubmit.com.
RCMP File #20161369980
Red Deer RCMP