Charges pending in connection with incident involving a firearm

Lethbridge Police continue to investigate an early morning incident involving a firearm.

On December 27, 2017 at approximately 5:15 a.m. police responded to a report that a firearm had been brandished at a residence along the 1100 block of 13 Avenue North. Multiple patrol officers responded and cordoned off the home. A distraction device was used by police and the occupants subsequently exited the home without incident. No one was injured.

Four people were taken into custody and two have since been released without charges. The parties involved are known to one another.

The investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.