Calgary police investigate midmorning Beltline shooting

Calgary police officers investigate an area in the city's Beltline neighbourhood following a midmorning shooting on Jan. 6, 2023. Global News

Calgary police are on the scene of a midmorning shooting in the Beltline.

The Calgary Police Service received calls of shots fired near the 700 block of 14 Avenue S.W. at around 10:30 a.m. on Friday.

“It is believed an altercation occurred and a shot was fired,” a CPS statement said. “No one was injured by the firearm.”

Read more: What are Calgary police doing about high number of shootings in 2022?

Police said a vehicle left the scene and officers are searching for it.

CPS also confirmed a man was dropped off at the Peter Lougheed Centre at around 11:15 a.m. with at least one gunshot wound.

”The man is in surgery at the hospital. It is too early to determine if it is related to the downtown shooting,” police said.

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