Calgary, AB,

Whitehorn suspicious death investigation

The Calgary Police Service is currently investigating a suspicious death after a shooting in the northeast community of Whitehorn.

At approximately 3 a.m., on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, police were called to the 100 block of Whiteview Rd N.E. for reports of a shooting. A male victim in his 20s was found deceased and the Homicide Unit is now investigating.

At this time, the shooting does not appear to be random.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday, March 2, 2016. It is anticipated that no further information will be released until after the autopsy.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling the 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: 1-800-222-8477


TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

Case #16091177