Strathcona RCMP responded to the report of gunfire on Baseline Road at 6:30am on May 7th.
Police arrived to find Harmanjot Singh Bhattal deceased and his wife seriously injured. RCMP said “Police believe this incident is isolated and targeted and there is no further risk to the public”.
Update May 12th
Gamdur Brar, 43, of Strathcona County was arrested and charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder.
According to edmontonjournal.com, “Gamdur Brar’s social media profile states he is the manager and owner of Park Place Funeral Home in Sherwood Park.”
Investigators are looking for dash cam footage from the area taken between 6:15 a.m. and 6:45 a.m. on Friday, and asked the public to call them at 780-467-7749.
Information will be assed as it becomes available.