Stettler woman arrested and second suspect sought in Blackfalds-area shooting

RCMP still seeking second suspect believed to be armed and dangerous

Stettler woman arrested, second suspect sought in Blackfalds-area shooting

A 22-year-old Stettler woman has been charged in connection with an Aug. 30 shooting near Blackfalds.

RCMP said the male victim suffering from gunshot wounds was found in a rural area west of Blackfalds.

He was later taken by STARS air ambulance from Red Deer to Edmonton for further treatment.

Sept. 3, RCMP arrested Shae-Lee Phillips and charged her with aggravated assault and discharging a firearm with intent to injure.

Phillips is in custody and due in Stettler provincial court Friday.

RCMP are still looking for a second suspect, Kenton Woods, who is facing charges of aggravated assault with intent to injure, aggravating assault and three charges of failing to comply with court orders.

Blackfalds RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance with any information about Woods’ whereabouts.

“He is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached,” said police.

Contact the Blackfalds RCMP at 403-885-3300 or your local police if you have information on Woods’ whereabouts. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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