Man killed in shooting outside downtown Calgary club

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Calgary police say a man is in his 30s is dead after being shot early this morning outside a downtown club.

They say officers responding to a shots fired call at around 2:40 a.m. found the victim in serious medical distress outside the Junction Underground nightclub on 8 Ave.

The man was rushed to hospital where police say he died a short time later.

His name has not yet been released — nor has any suspect information.

Police meanwhile, say that at around the same time, another man in his 30s arrived at the Foothills Medical Centre with serious, but non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

Homicide investigators say they don't know yet whether the two shootings are connected, but are asking anyone with information about either incident to contact them.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 10, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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