RCMP investigate reported aggravated assault on YK’s 53 Street
On Wednesday, police updated their initial report and said they were now investigating a shooting that took place inside an apartment building.
RCMP in Yellowknife say they are investigating a reported aggravated assault on a downtown street earlier on Tuesday afternoon.
The incident took place outside an apartment building at 5020 53 Street, known locally as both Greylyn Manor and Grayling Manor. Police say a person found at the scene was taken by ambulance to Stanton Territorial Hospital.
Their condition is said not to be life-threatening.
“RCMP are still investigating the incident and no suspect has been arrested at the moment,” read a short statement from a police spokesperson.
“RCMP believe this is an isolated incident.”
Police said more information would be provided once available.
Emily Blake contributed reporting.