UPDATE: RCMP lay charges in July 17th Leduc Shooting, Edmonton male wanted

Leduc, Alberta – Charges have been laid and Leduc RCMP are looking for a male in relation to a shooting that occurred on July 17, 2020.

On July 17, Leduc RCMP located two adult males suffering non-life threatening injuries inside an apartment building in the West Haven area. Both were transported via EMS to hospital and have since been released.

Leduc General Investigation Section with the assistance of RCMP Forensic Identification Services continue to investigate.

Salah Ali Aden (20) of Edmonton, Alta. has been charged with 9 charges including aggravated assault.

Aden is described as:

· 5”7

· 120 lbs

· Black hair

· Brown eyes

Salah Ali Aden - wanted in Leduc Shooting
Salah Ali Aden – wanted in Leduc Shooting

Aden’s current whereabouts are unknown, however, he has been known to frequent Edmonton area. Police believe he may be in possession of a firearm and ask the public not to confront him.

Leduc RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Salah Ali Aden. If you have any information about his whereabouts, please contact Leduc RCMP at 780-980-7267 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com (http://www.p3tips.com ) or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

BACKGROUND

July 17, 2020

Leduc RCMP on scene following shooting complaint ***UPDATE***

Police have confirmed that the suspects are no longer in the area. There is no reason to believe there is a threat to the public at this time.

Area containment has been lifted.

BACKGROUND

July 17, 2020

Leduc RCMP on scene following shooting complaint

Leduc, Alta. – The RCMP have a large police presence at 105 Westhaven Drive following a complaint of shots fired in an apartment complex. The general public is asked to avoid the area to allow the RCMP room to work and manage this situation.

At 2:08 p.m., RCMP responded to assist EMS with a 911 call of two adult males suffering from what appear to be non life-threatening gunshot wounds.

Currently the RCMP are trying to gather all available information. No suspects have been identified and the RCMP are doing a physical search of the area. This is not believed to be a random incident.

A further update will be provided when able.

Leduc RCMP



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