ASIRT looking for public information

The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team which is tasked with investigating officer-involved shootings is looking for help from the public to determine what happened on February 28 when police opened fire on a truck travelling in the southbound lanes of Deerfoot Trail just south of McKenzie Lake Blvd. S.E.

The shooting which occurred after police responded to calls of shots fired resulted in the death of Jason Gary Roy and wounded his passenger Ashley Jennifer Silver.

Two officers were involved in the shooting one a 12-year veteran the other on the force for 18 years.

If you witnessed anything that led up to the events including the shooting the unit asks that you call the Calgary office at 403-592-4306.