Calgary Police investigate fatal shooting in the community of Sandstone

Calgary, Alberta – The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit continues to investigate a fatal shooting that occurred in the northwest community of Sandstone last night.

Yesterday, Aug. 28, 2020, at approximately 8:40 p.m., police were called to the area for reports of shots fired.

Calgary Police release photos of suspect vehicle in Sandstone shooting

Upon arrival, police located a deceased 27-year-old male and a deceased 19-year-old male in a vehicle. A male youth remains in hospital in stable condition.

Autopsies are scheduled for the morning of Monday, Aug. 31, 2020.

Police believe this was a targeted attack and continue to seek witnesses.

No suspects are in custody at this time.

BACKGROUND

Calgary, Alberta – The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit is investigating a shooting that occurred in the northwest that has left two people dead and one person in hospital.

Today, Aug. 28, 2020, at approximately 8:40 p.m., police were called for reports of shots fired in the community of Sandstone.

Upon arrival, police located two deceased males in a vehicle and a third male was transported to hospital suffering from gunshot wounds.

Calgary Police
Calgary Police

There are no suspects in custody at this time. It is believed this was a targeted attack.

As this investigation is still in its early stages, no further information will be released at this time.

Anyone with information about the shooting, is asked to contact the police non-emergency line at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

APP: P3 Tips

Case # 20347001/3508

Calgary Police Service



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