Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate shooting

Posted on Jun 19, 2019

June 19, 2019

Fort McMurray, Alta. – On June 16, 2019, at approximately 12:40 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a
report of gunfire on Biggs Avenue near the intersection of Biggs Avenue and Hardin Street. Members attended and located a male with gunshot wounds, he was taken to hospital by EMS and later air lifted to Edmonton with serious injuries.

RCMP cannot say at this point if this was a random or targeted attack.

Wood Buffalo RCMP are urging the public to provide any information they may have in relation to this incident, those in the area around the time of occurrence, or identifying those responsible. Please contact Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-4000 or your local police. 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.

Media Contact:
Wood Buffalo RCMP
780-788-4235