Calgary, AB,

Police investigating early morning double homicide

The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit is investigating after two people were shot and killed earlier this morning.

At approximately 2:15 a.m., on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, police were called to the 2400 block of 37 Avenue N.E., for reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, police found two men suffering from gunshot wounds inside a vehicle. One man was pronounced dead at the scene and the other was severely injured.

The second victim was taken to hospital where he later died.

Police believe this was a targeted attack.

Autopsies are scheduled for Thursday, April 4, 2019. No additional information is available at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877. They may also call the Calgary Police Service at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers anonymously through the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477


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