Man wounded by shotgun blast north of downtown Edmonton
Edmonton police officers investigating after a man was shot with a shotgun. Aug. 5, 2020. (Sean Amato/CTV News Edmonton)
EDMONTON -- Patrol officers, a canine unit and a tactical team surrounded an apartment building in Edmonton Wednesday after a man was shot with a shotgun.
Police were called to an apartment complex located on 89 Street near 118 Avenue around 6:30 p.m.
The man was shot in the shoulder and taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Staff Sgt. Scott Kruse confirmed to CTV News Edmonton near the scene.
Kruse said a number of details were still being investigated including exactly where the shooting occurred, how the confrontation started and how many suspects were involved.
Officers cleared the area around 8 p.m. and no arrests had been made.