Strathcona County (near Edmonton, Alberta) RCMP shot and killed a woman who had called them requesting assistance. RCMP responded to the victim’s call for help at her home in the Pine Street area at about 7:30 AM. At some point a responding officer shot and killed her. She was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The Alberta Serious Investigation Response Team (ASIRT), the agency that examines cases of police harm to civilians in the province, is investigating the killing.