On January 13, 2019, at approximately 9:15pm, La Ronge RCMP were dispatched to a report of a firearm being discharged at a residence on the Lac La Ronge Indian Band, SK. Initial investigation has revealed that the residence had been shot at multiple times. Prior to police arrival, the suspects fled the area.
One of the bullets penetrated the walls of the residence and injured a five year-old who was inside at the time of the incident. Injuries sustained by the youth were described as serious but non-life threatening. There were other occupants in the residence at the time of the shooting. No other injuries have been reported.
Anyone with information about this or any other crime is asked to contact La Ronge RCMP at 306-425-6730 or contact Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online atwww.saskcrimestoppers.com.