Man armed with baseball bat shot by RCMP on Long Plain First

first_imgAPTN National NewsA 28 year-old man is in stable condition in hospital after being shot by an RCMP officer this weekend in Manitoba.The incident happened in the early morning hours Saturday. RCMP responded to a call of an assault on the Long Plain First Nation near Portage La Prairie.A man armed with a baseball bat allegedly threatened the RCMP officer responding to the call.Regina police have been called in to investigate the shooting, which is standard procedure after the discharge of a police weapon.The incident occurred after a fight broke out following a drinking party.last_img

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