Calgary, AB,

Police investigate shooting in Penbrooke Meadows

We are investigating a shooting that occurred in the community of Penbrooke Meadows that has left one person injured.

At approximately 7 p.m., today, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022, we were called for reports of gunshots in the 5500 block of Eighth Avenue S.E. Witnesses reported seeing two vehicles in the area exchanging gunfire. Upon arrival, officers located one vehicle believed to be involved in the shooting and a man suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to hospital in stable condition. The second vehicle involved in the shooting fled the scene prior to police arrival.

The investigation remains in the early stages, however, at this time it is not believed to be a random incident. No additional details are available at this time.

Anyone who may have witnessed the shooting, or who was in the area at the time of the shooting, 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 #22342688