UPDATE: Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate shooting, victim dies in hospital

Fort McMurray, Alberta – The adult male who was shot on March 15, 2020 has succumb to his serious life-threatening injuries while in hospital.

An autopsy has now been completed at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Edmonton and the death has been deemed a homicide. The police investigation into the incident confirmed the identity of the deceased man as Hanad Mohamed (30) of Fort McMurray.

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit has assumed carriage of the investigation and police continue to request anyone that may have video or dash camera footage in the area of 200 Lougheed Drive from March 15, 2020 between 6-7 a.m., to contact Wood Buffalo RCMP.

A photo and video of a suspect is also attached. It is believed the suspect was wearing a mask to disguise their identity.

Wood Buffalo Shooting Suspect
Wood Buffalo Shooting Suspect

If you have any information about this homicide, police would like to speak with you. Please contact Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-4040. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

No further information is available at this time. An update will be provided when available.

Background:

March 16, 2020

Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate shooting

Fort McMurray, Alta. – On March 15, 2020 at approximately 6:30 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of shots fired inside an apartment complex on Lougheed Drive.

Police responded and located two adult males suffering from non-life-threatening injuries and an additional adult male suffering serious life-threatening injuries. The three males were transported by EMS to hospital.

Wood Buffalo RCMP General Investigative Section continue to investigate. Police do not believe this was a random incident.

Wood Buffalo RCMP are looking to speak with anyone that may have video or dash camera footage from the area of 200 Lougheed Drive on March 15, 2020 at approximately 6:30 a.m. Please contact Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-4040. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

No further information is available at this time. An update will be provided when available.

Wood Buffalo RCMP



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