1 dead, 1 in hospital after Sherwood Park shooting
EDMONTON -- A person was killed in a shooting in Sherwood Park early Friday morning.
Mounties took one suspect into custody and said there was no further risk to the public. On Saturday, RCMP said they arrested Gamdur Brar, 43, of Strathcona County in relation to the incident.
Around 6:30 a.m., gunshots were reported on Baseline Road.
According to RCMP, the person in custody shot at a vehicle before fleeing the area.
One victim died on scene, while a second was taken to hospital with "serious injuries."
Police dogs helped officers find the suspect near Broadway Boulevard.
Morning traffic was rerouted on Baseline Road between Highway 21 and Cloverbar Road.
RCMP say Brar has been charged with one count of murder and one count of attempted murder. According to Mounties, Brar will remain in police custody until his scheduled court date of May 10 at the Edmonton Court House.
Investigators are looking for dash cam footage from the area taken between 6:15 a.m. and 6:45 a.m. on Friday, and asked the public to call them at 780-467-7749.