October 31, 2018 | by: johnoshea

Miramichi Police – Press Release Walmart Shots Fired

On 18-10-31 at 1710hrs (5:10 PM), Miramichi Police Force officers responded to Wal Mart at 200 Douglastown Blvd, in response to a complaint. Prior to officer’s arrival a firearm was discharged inside the store.  The male suspect then fled the scene in a vehicle.  Responding officers began a pursuit with the vehicle heading South on Rt #11.  With the assistance of Richibucto RCMP, the suspect vehicle was stopped near Richibucto.  The vehicle occupants were taken into custody.  There is no current risk to the public.  No one was injured at Wal Mart as a result of the firearm being discharged.  This investigation is ongoing.