RCMP Alberta - On June 23, 2018 Spruce Grove RCMP received a complaint of a male who was shot in the eye by a pellet gun during an attempted robbery. The 20- year- old victim was transported to the hospital and treated for his injuries.
A 15-year-old male from Spruce Grove was arrested and charged with:
· Aggravated Assault
· Use of an Imitation Firearm
The youth was known to the victim and police to not feel there is any danger to the public.
The youth, who cannot be named under the provisions of the YCJA, was released from custody and will attend court at the Stony Plain Provincial Courthouse on July 6, 2018.