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Shooting leaves man in Prince Albert, Sask. dead

Prince Albert police said the city’s latest homicide victim, Norman Charles Custer, died from a gunshot wound. File / Global News

Prince Albert police say the latest homicide victim in the northern Saskatchewan city died from a gunshot wound.

Police said they found an injured man in the 900 block of 17th Street West just after 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

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The initial call came in as a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian, police said.

Police said Norman Charles Custer, 44, had been shot and there was no indication he had been struck by a vehicle.

Custer was taken to Victoria Hospital where he died from his injuries.

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Police have not released any further information and said the investigation is ongoing.

Prince Albert police are asking anyone with information to contact investigators at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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