March 29, 2016 9:56 pm
Updated: March 31, 2016 8:17 am

Two men arrested in Marlborough shooting death

WATCH ABOVE: CPS Inspector Don Coleman updates media on the investigation into a homicide in Marlborough.


CALGARY – Police have two suspects in custody following a fatal shooting in the community of Marlborough on Tuesday.

Officers were called to the 4600 block of Maryvale Drive N.E. at around 6:30 p.m. for reports of a shooting.

When they arrived, police found a man in his 20s dead at the scene.

Witnesses described hearing three or four shots fired.

“I was actually in my bedroom and I heard a big bang,” said one neighbour who didn’t wish to be identified. “My roommates came in the house and said they heard four gunshots.”

“It’s really concerning… especially having a child, having it happen in front of an elementary school during daylight.”

WATCH: Calgary police have two men in custody in connection to a shooting in Marlborough that left one man dead. Doug Vaessen reports.

Police said on Wednesday they had taken two men in their 20s into custody .

Investigators said the shooting doesn’t appear to be random.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 403-266-1234 or the Homicide Unit Tip Line at 403-428-8877. Tips can also be made anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

GALLERY: Police investigate a fatal shooting in Marlborough on Tuesday, March 29:




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