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RCMP INVOLVED SHOOTING


Sunday, July 3, 2022 - Manitoba RCMP were involved in a shooting Saturday after in Shamattawa.


Saturday afternoon, Shamattawa RCMP responded to a report of an armed male in the community. The report indicated that the man was walking on a road and was carrying a firearm.


RCMP immediately began patrolling the area. During their patrols, they heard several shots being fired. Officers headed towards the direction of the gunshots and located the suspect outside of a residence. An interaction occurred between the suspect and officers which resulted in shots being fired.


The suspect, a 22-year-old male from the community, sustained serious injuries and was taken to the nursing station.


No officers were physically injured.


The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba has been notified.

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