CALGARY (660 NEWS) – One man was killed and another was injured in a shooting in southeast Calgary early Saturday morning.
Police said the shooting in the community of Forest Lawn involved the occupants of two vehicles.
Sgt. Jim Dalidowics with the Calgary police said officers remain on the scene.
“It happened at 2:50 a.m. – a shooting at the area of 35 Street and 17th Avenue S.E.,” said Dalidowics.
“We’re currently investigating.”
Be advised that police have the intersection at 36 St X 26 Av NE closed as part of an ongoing investigation. Please find an alternate route.
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When officers arrived, they located a vehicle that had collided into an LRT barricade at 36 Street and 26 Avenue N.E.
Both men inside that vehicle were taken to hospital. One succumbed to his injuries while the other remains in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.
Homicide investigators are now searching multiple scenes throughout southeast Calgary. They are asking anyone with information related to the shooting to contact police.