Red Deer RCMP offer update of north end disturbance

Roads in portion of Normandeau neighbourhood closed for hours earlier this week

  • Dec. 16, 2016 6:06 p.m.

The Red Deer RCMP have concluded their investigation into a disturbance the evening of Dec. 14th in the Normandeau neighbourhood.

Police were called to a residence at 8:30 p.m. in response to a report of a man with a firearm. No threat was made to the public and the male was the sole occupant of the residence at the time. RCMP was assisted by the Emergency Response Team (ERT) in containing the area and evacuating nearby residences as a safety precaution.

The roads were closed for approximately seven hours.

At approximately 3:45 a.m. on Dec. 15th, ERT entered the residence and located a deceased male.

The investigation has been concluded and RCMP will not be offering further details.

– Fawcett