On May 1, at approximately 9:00 a.m., Gypsumville RCMP responded to a report of a shooting at a residence in Lake St. Martin First Nation. Officers responded immediately and located a deceased woman on scene. Her death is being investigated as a homicide.

The incident does not appear to be random.

RCMP Major Crime Services is en route to the community to take over the investigation.

More information will be provided if it becomes available.