Fort MacLeod RCMP on scene at unfolding event in Granum, Alberta – CONCLUDED

Granum, Alberta – The incident in Granum has been resolved.

RCMP had attended the residence to assist Lethbridge Police Service (LPS) with the execution of an arrest warrant.

The wanted male was believed to be barricaded in the residence and possibly armed.  The RCMP Emergency Response Team (ERT) was called into assist, as well LPS and The Blood Tribe Police service were on the scene.

An adult female that exited the residence was arrested and has been released.

Members of the ERT team entered the residence and two adult males were taken into custody without incident. The male who was the subject of the arrest warrant was one of the males arrested.  The other male was found to have an outstanding warrant. Both remain in custody. There was no weapon located.

BACKGROUND

Granum, Alberta – (8:53 PM) RCMP advise they are currently on scene at an ongoing police incident in Granum, Alta. There is no threat to the public and sufficient police resources will remain in place to ensure public safety.

The RCMP can confirm there is a male barricaded and possibly armed in a residence in Granum.

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File Photo – barricaded

Traffic is currently being re-routed in the area.

An update will be provided when available and the public/media are thanked for their cooperation in avoiding the area.

Fort MacLeod RCMP

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