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Saskatoon police investigating Pleasant Hill shooting

Police believed shooting in Saskatoon, this in the Pleasant Hill neighbourhood, was not a random act.
Police believed shooting in Saskatoon, this in the Pleasant Hill neighbourhood, was not a random act. File / Global News

SASKATOON – Police are investigating a second shooting Monday in Saskatoon, this one in the Pleasant Hill neighbourhood. It took place just before 9 p.m. at an apartment building in the 300-block of Avenue R South.

Police say several people confronted a man in one of the suites. He refused to allow them in and slammed the door shut.

Seconds later, a shot-gun was fired through the door with pellets penetrating into the suite. No one was injured.

Police believe the shooting was not a random act.

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Video surveillance shows at least five people were involved. No other details or description of the suspects is currently available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Saskatoon police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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