Calgary police investigating fatal shooting in Saddle Ridge neighbourhood

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CALGARY — A shooting in Calgary's northeast end has left one person dead.

Police were called to the 200 block of Saddlecrest Boulevard N.E. shortly after 10:30 p.m. Wednesday for multiple reports of gunshots.

Officers found evidence of a shooting when they arrived at the scene, along with the body of a man suffering from what appeared to be a fatal gunshot wound.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Thursday.

If determined to be a homicide, this will be Calgary's 11th homicide of 2022.

Authorities are asking anyone who may have witnessed the shooting or any earlier suspicious activity in the area to please contact police.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published April 21, 2022.

The Canadian Press

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