Calgary police were called to reports of a shooting in the 500 block of Cresthaven Place S.W on July 7th at approximately 1:20pm.
The victim 37-year-old Avinder Singh Toor was pronounced at the scene. Toor’s dog was also killed.
Police said the suspect(s) fled the area in a vehicle that was later found burned-out, outside of Cochrane by RCMP.
“This shooting took place in the middle of the day in a neighbourhood area where people were out walking their dogs. We are currently speaking with a number of witnesses who were in the area at the time of the shooting and are asking anyone with information to contact police,” said Homicide Unit Staff Sgt. Colin Chisholm.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact us by calling the non-emergency number at 403-266-1234.