Red Deer, Alta. – On Aug. 31, 2021, shortly before 4:30 p.m., Red Deer RCMP received a 911 call reporting a shooting at a local business.
Police responded to calls of a shooting at a business in the Highland Green neighbourhood. Initial investigation has determined a lone male shot towards the restaurant and then fled on foot with a firearm.
Fortunately, no one was injured however, the incident did result in damage to property.
RCMP remain on scene and continue to search for the suspect.
The suspect is described as a younger adult or teenage male, dark complexion, wearing a dark hooded sweater or coat, blue jeans, white sneakers. Surveillance footage shows the suspect carrying a revolver-type firearm.
This is an active investigation and police are asking the public's assistance for any information in relation to this incident or identifying those responsible.
Do not approach the suspect, instead call 911 immediately. Any information regarding this incident or the suspect can be reported to the Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.
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