Calgary, AB,
31
October
2016
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18:24
America/Denver

Shooting incident in Riverbend

UPDATE #2:

The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit has been called in to investigate after a man died as a result of a shooting in the city’s southeast.

At approximately 10:50 a.m., Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, police were called to reports of a shooting in the 100 block of Riverbend Drive S.E. Upon arrival, a man in his 20s was found seriously injured in the backseat of a car that was parked on the driveway of a residence. He was declared deceased on scene.

A dark-coloured minivan is believed to have fled the scene.

By the nature of the shooting, it is believed that this was a targeted attack and that there is no ongoing danger to the public. A specific motive for the shooting is not yet known.

An autopsy is expected to take place tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line at 403-266-1234 or the Homicide Unit Tip Line at 403-428-8877. Tips can also be left anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers using any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.orgTEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

CASE # 16601503

UPDATE: Police can confirm one person has died as a result of this incident. The Homicide Unit has been called in to investigate.

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Shooting incident in Riverbend

Police are currently on scene of what is believed to be a shooting in the city’s southeast in which one person has been seriously injured.

At approximately 10:50 a.m., police were called to reports of a shooting in the 100 block of Riverbend Drive S.E. Upon arrival, one person was found injured.

Officers are currently on scene. Information is limited at this time, an update will be provided as information becomes available.