Calgary, AB,

Police investigate fatal New Year’s Day shooting in Ranchlands

Our Homicide Unit is investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning in the northwest community of Ranchlands, leaving one man dead and another seriously injured.

At approximately 3:40 a.m., today, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023, we responded to reports of shots fired in the 6900 block of Ranchero Road N.W. Upon arrival, officers located two men suffering from gunshot wounds. Shortly after, one man was declared deceased at the scene and the other was transported to hospital in serious condition.

This incident is believed to be targeted.

Our homicide investigators are on scene gathering CCTV footage and information from witnesses.

An autopsy will be scheduled early this week.

As the investigation is in its early stages, no further details are available at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477
APP: P3 Tips

Case # CA23000258/3581