1 killed in Airdrie shooting


One person is dead after a shooting in Airdrie, Alta., on Saturday.

RCMP responded to an incident at Canal Close at 5 p.m.

When officers arrived, they found an injured man outside a home. He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after.

RCMP said one person is in custody. There’s not believed to be any further threat to the public, police said.

Police are investigating, and are asking people to avoid the Canals neighbourhood.

There was still a heavy police presence on scene as of 8:45 p.m.

EMS confirmed that they responded to the scene, but did not transport any patients.