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Grande Prairie RCMP at Unfolding Event in Countryside South Neighbourhood- UPDATE #2


GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. – On Monday, December 31, 2018, at approximately 1:48 a.m. Grande Prairie RCMP responded to a report of a male who returned to a residence with a firearm after being removed from the premises earlier in the evening.  A shot was fired and the suspect then fled to a location in the area of Countryside South.

RCMP attended with Police Dog Services and the RCMP Emergency Response Team. One male was arrested without further incident.

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Nobody was injured.

Carl Ross YARBOROUGH (35) of Grande Prairie is facing charges including:

  • Careless use of a firearm
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Discharge firearm while being reckless
  • Mischief

YARBOROUGH will appear in Provincial Court in Grande Prairie on January 7, 2019.

As this matter is before the court, no further information will be provided.

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