On Oct. 13, 2023, at 12:10 a.m., Ponoka RCMP received a report of a serious assault that occurred at a residence on 62 ave. in Ponoka. The victim suffered serious injuries and has been taken to hospital where they remain in serious but stable condition.
While early in the investigation, RCMP believe that this was a targeted attack and there is no risk to the public.
Ponoka RCMP are asking for residents for assistance. Residents in the are of 62 ave and 50 street are asked to check their surveillance cameras around this time frame and report to RCMP if you see anything suspicious.
If you have any information about this incident or those responsible, please call Ponoka RCMP at 403-783-4471 . If you wish to remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1‐800‐222‐8477 (TIPS), by Internet at www.tipsubmit.com or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers www.crimestoppers.ab.ca for instructions).
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