Shooting outside Edmonton lounge leaves two injured
Police tape cordoned off a business near 96 Street and 111 Avenue Saturday night after a shooting left two men injured.
Published Sunday, October 13, 2019 11:44AM MDT
EDMONTON -- Two men were injured Saturday night in a shooting outside a lounge in central Edmonton.
Police were called to the business near 96 Street and 111 Avenue at approximately 10:40 p.m. for a report of a shooting.
Edmonton Police Service was told a vehicle with several people inside pulled up to Diverse Lounge and an altercation occurred between the occupants and two other men.
One person in the vehicle reportedly shot both men, and the suspects fled in the vehicle.
The victims are believed to be in their early twenties and were taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Police later found the vehicle and took four people into custody.
Charges are pending against three men and one woman, all in their early twenties.
It’s believed the suspects and victims are known to one another.
Police continue to investigate.