Tuesday , 21 March 2023

St. Paul RCMP investigate shooting that saw man struck in the leg

St. Paul RCMP are looking for witnesses of a shooting that police say appears targeted.

On May 19, 2022 at 3:05 a.m., St. Paul RCMP say they received a complaint of a shooting that occurred in the area of 50 Street and 49 Avenue in St. Paul. 

Once they got to the scene, RCMP spoke to a 25-year-old victim who was suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot injury to his leg. 

The victim was transposed to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

It is believed that this was a targeted attack, RCMP said. 

St. Paul RCMP continue to investigate this incident and are looking for witnesses.

If you have any information about this incident or those responsible please call the St. Paul RCMP at 780-645-8888 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.


About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.