UPDATE 11:50 a.m.: We have been informed by first responders that the occupant at the residence has been taken into custody, an official statement will follow shortly.
UPDATE from RCMP release at 11:30 a.m.:
Chestermere RCMP on scene at an incident West Lakeview
Chestermere, Alta. - Chestermere RCMP responded to a residence at 6:45 a.m. in West Lakeview after receiving reports of gunfire. A male had fired shots within his house and has barricaded himself inside. He is believed to be alone. No injuries have been reported.
This is an ongoing event. RCMP advise the public to avoid the area and to avoid posting updates of the RCMP presence on social media.
Updates will be provided as information is received.
Chestermere RCMP are currently investigating an incident in the West Lakeview neighbourhood.
Residents are asked to avoid the area and limit sharing any details to social media. More information will be provided once it is available.
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