Slave Lake, Alta. - The Slave Lake RCMP were called to a report of a fight in progress at the local No Frills parking lot. The caller reported one of the males was in possession of a firearm.
Members of the Slave Lake Detachment responded to the scene and located a male known to Police walking away from the scene. The male was arrested and told the RCMP he was in possession of a firearm.
A firearm and ammunition were located on the male suspect. The firearm was not discharged during the altercation with the second male. The second male was located near the 7-Eleven and treated for his injuries by Emergency Medical Services. He was then placed under arrest due to unrelated Desmarais RCMP charges.
The Slave Lake RCMP continues to investigate this matter including identifying the individual(s). Anyone with information to assist with the investigation, please contact the Slave Lake RCMP at 780-849-3999 or your local police detachment. If you see something suspicious, report it to your local police. If you see a crime in progress, call 911. If you wish to remain anonymous, 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.