On April 27, 2022, at 12:30 a.m., Cold Lake RCMP responded to a shooting on the Elizabeth Metis Settlement. The victim, a 44-year-old man from Elizabeth Metis Settlement was taken to hospital. However, the victim died as a result of his injuries. The Alberta RCMP Major Crimes Unit has taken over the investigation. The victim has been taken to the Edmonton Office of the Medical Examiner where an autopsy is scheduled for today.
RCMP believe this was a targeted attack and there is no threat to the public.
No other details are available at this time.
If you have information on this crime, please contact the Cold Lake RCMP at 780-594-3301. 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.