Family identifies RCMP involved shooting victim as Lucien Silverquill

Lucien Silverquill was identified by family as the man who was killed on the Fishing Lake First Nation Tuesday afternoon. (Facebook photo) 

The family of the man killed in an RCMP involved shooting on the Fishing Lake First Nation Tuesday afternoon has been identified as Lucien Silverquill.

Around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wadena RCMP responded to a report of a man with a knife in front of a home on the First Nation.

An RCMP news release stated one of the two responding officers fired their weapon injuring Silverquill, EMS attended the scene but he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Moose Jaw Police are conducting an independent investigation.



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