Rimbey RCMP charge 3 youth after report of people shot with airsoft guns

Rimbey Alberta – On June 22, 2022 at 3:30 p.m., Rimbey RCMP received a report of youths discharging Airsoft guns at parked vehicles and students at the Rimbey Junior Senior School parking lot.

Upon arrival, RCMP interviewed witnesses and determined that 3 students reported being shot at, and two of them were hit. The students shot did not require medical treatment or hospitalization.

RCMP Vehicle
File Photo – RCMP Vehicle

On June 23, 2022, Rimbey RCMP arrested 3 youth, ages 16 and 17. All three have been charged with:

· Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose

· Assault with a Weapon

All three youth have been released from custody for court either on August 3, 2022, or September 7, 2022, at Rimbey Provincial Court.

These offences occurred in or around school property after school had closed for the day.

Rimbey RCMP

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