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Police investigating report of injured male

Lethbridge Regional Police are investigating a report of an injured male who was  found earlier today in an alley along the 100 block of 15 Street North.

 The male has been transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries.  

 Investigation is ongoing to determine the circumstances of the man’s injuries.

 No further information is available to release at this time.

 An update will be provided when possible.

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Body identified as missing man

Lethbridge Regional Police are investigating a sudden death after a body was found in a snow covered area near the 200 block of Scenic Drive South earlier today.

The body has been identified as a 60-year-old male who was previously reported missing.

The Criminal Investigation Section continues to investigate but at this time there is no evidence to suggest foul play.

As the incident does not appear to be criminal in nature no further information will be released.

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Police asking anyone with information about December robbery to come forward

Lethbridge Regional Police are asking anyone with information about a robbery that occurred last month to come forward.On Dec. 13, 2013 at approximately 5:36 a.m. police responded to a report that two unknown persons had entered the Lethbridge Hotel along the 200 block of 5 Street South and assaulted and robbed a male clerk working at the front desk. An undisclosed amount of cash was stolen. The clerk sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

Police seeking public assistance to locate missing man

Lethbridge Regional Police are seeking the public’s assistance to locate a missing 60-year-old man.

 Kenneth Supina was last seen Dec. 31, 2013 and police are concerned for his well-being.

 At this time there is no evidence to suggest foul play.

 A photo is included for release.

 Anyone with information on Supina’s whereabouts is asked to contact police at 403-328-4444  or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477.

Lethbridge Regional Police Commission announces retirement of Chief of Police

The Lethbridge Regional Police Commission would like to inform the community that Police Chief Tom McKenzie has announced his retirement after 37 years of service.

 McKenzie, who was hired in 1976, rose through the ranks and was appointed Chief of Police in 2007, has advised the Commission that he will not be seeking a renewal of his contract.