UPDATE 10:22 AM: 

On June 16, 2022 at 11:25 p.m., Sylvan Lake RCMP received a report of a shooting in the area of Lakeshore Drive. Upon arrival, officers located a 37-year-old male with injuries consistent with being shot. The victim was taken to hospital in non-life-threatening condition.

Sylvan lake RCMP continue to investigate on what is believe to be a targeted attack. The suspects are described as:

Suspect 1

  • Male
  • 6 feet tall
  • Dark skin
  • Slim build
  • Dreadlock style hair
  • Grey hat
  • All black clothing

Suspect 2

  • Male
  • 6 feet tall
  • Dark skin
  • Beard
  • Short hair
  • Grey clothing.

Sylvan Lake RCMP are asking for witnesses to this incident, or those that might have cell phone, dashcam, or surveillance to come forward. If you have any information about this occurrence or those responsible, please contact the Sylvan Lake RCMP at 403-887-3333 If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.


Original Post:

At around 11:25 Thursday night, Emergency services in Sylvan Lake were called to a shooting incident at 4715, Lakeshore Drive in Sylvan Lake.

When arriving at scene, it was found that a male with multiple gunshot wounds had been shot in the alley behind Bukwildz.

Multiple RCMP units from Red Deer were also called in to address the scene.

According to the Bukwildz facebook page, the male who was shot, then went into the restaurant and received help from the manager who is a nurse.

photo from facebookscreenshot taken from Bukwildz facebook page

There is no word on the condition of the male victim. More information is expected