Police release identity of man killed in northeast shooting

WATCH: Staff Sgt. Doug Andrus, of the CPS Homicide Unit updates the Pineridge shooting that resulted in the death of a man on Saturday, July 11, 2015.

CALGARY – Police have released the identity of a man killed in a northeast shooting over the weekend.

Officers were called to the 5300 block of Rundlehorn Drive N.E. around 3:45 a.m. on Saturday for reports of shots fired.

When they arrived, investigators discovered a vehicle with two people inside, both of whom had been shot.

One of the victims was pronounced dead at the scene – while the other was rushed to hospital in critical condition.

On Tuesday, police confirmed 20-year-old Steven Sharda of Calgary died as a result of gunshot wounds.

Police haven’t been able to interview the second victim, who remained in hospital with critical injuries as of Tuesday afternoon.

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This incident is not thought to be random.

“We believe it was a targeted attack; that the people responsible knew the victim,” said Staff Sgt. Doug Andrus during a Tuesday news conference. “We are in the process of collaborating witness evidence and reviewing CCT video to identify suspects.”

Andrus said police are also trying to determine a motive. Results of a forensic examination of the vehicle were not released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or call Crime Stoppers.

With files from Erika Tucker