Man shot on O’Chiese Reserve

A man is recovering in hospital after being shot on the O’Chiese Reserve early Tuesday.

A man shot on the O’Chiese Reserve northwest of Rocky Mountain House is recovering in hospital.

RCMP said they were called to a home invasion about 4 a.m. on Tuesday. Three men went into a home armed with a firearm and stole numerous things before leaving.

Shortly after, police got a report that a man had been shot. He was airlifted in critical condition to hospital in Calgary. His condition has since been upgraded to stable with non-life-threatening injuries.

Rocky RCMP are investigating with assistance from Forensic Identification Services, Police Dog Service and the Emergency Response Team.

Anyone with information is asked to call Rocky RCMP at 403-843-2882 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at