27-year-old male arrested after shot fired from rifle in South Lethbridge

Lethbridge, Alberta – On September 20, 2021 at approximately 3:15 pm an officer on patrol heard what he believed to be a gunshot in the area of the 2200bk of 7 Ave South.

Witnesses were quickly located and it was confirmed that a male subject had shot a round from a rifle.

The area was cordoned off to search for the subject and Community resource officers attended schools in the area to work with staff and ensure the children were safe.

Lethbridge Police Service
Lethbridge Police Service

A 27 year old male suspect was quickly located and arrested without incident. A firearm has also been recovered and there is no ongoing threat or concern in the area. No injuries have been reported at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.

Lethbridge Police Service

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