Four Dead, Two in Critical in Shooting on Clearwater River Dene Nation in Saskatchewan
CLEARWATER RIVER DENE NATION – Tragedy severely hit the Clearwater River Dene First Nation on Friday afternoon. Police officials have confirmed four people were killed and another two injured at the school and a private residence in the community of La Loche on the Clearwater River Dene Nation on Friday, January 22, 2016. A suspect, reportedly a boy, has been taken into custody.
“Right now, La Loche is devastated,” said Clearwater River Dene Nation Chief Teddy Clark to the Saskatoon Star Phoenix. “The community pulls together really strong in times like this,” Chief Clark continued.