Charges laid in northeast shooting
We have charged a youth in relation to a shooting that took place last month in the community of Rundle.
On Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021, at approximately 5:25 p.m., a man was standing at the bus stop, located at 32 Avenue and Rundleside Drive N.E., when he was approached by two males. Following a conversation, one of the males produced a gun and shot the man, striking him in the leg.
The victim was transported to hospital in non-life-threatening condition.
Following an investigation, a youth has been charged in relation to the shooting. Under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act, the accused cannot be identified.
Gun crime continues to impact our community and many areas of the Calgary Police Service are working together to address this complex issue. We take all reports seriously and encourage anyone with information about any shootings in our city to report to police using the non-emergency number at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be left anonymously using Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods.
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