Wednesday, November 17, 2021
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Warrants issued for arrest of second man accused in shot fired incident

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LETHBRIDGE, AB – Another person is being sought by police in connection to that shot fired incident from earlier this week.

On Monday, a police officer heard what he thought was a rifle fired off near 7th Avenue South, close to a school. Arrest made and charges laid in shot fired investigation

It was later determined a man had fired a round from a gun toward a vehicle that was leaving the area. Police arrested 27 year old Rauiri McGinnity without incident.

Lethbridge Police now say they’re looking for another man, 37 year old Nicholas Scout who is facing charges of assault with a weapon and pointing a firearm.

Warrants have been issued for Scout’s arrest.

LPS say the two men involved in this incident are known to each other.

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Patrick Siedlecki

Pat has been a mainstay in the CJOC News department from the time the station launched in 2007. He’s been in the position of News Director since then and has been anchoring daily news casts as well as reporting and working behind the scenes.

Community is important to him and keeping CJOC listeners and readers informed about what’s happening across southern Alberta and beyond.

Pat has been in radio broadcasting for the past 24 years, starting in Port Alberni on Vancouver Island in 1997 and then moving up island to Nanaimo for another few years before heading to Lethbridge in 2007.

Pat grew up in the small Saskatchewan farming town of Foam Lake. After high school, he went to Western Academy Broadcasting College (WABC) in Saskatoon prior to moving to the island.

Pat also spent several years broadcasting hockey in the BCHL as well as seven years as the radio voice of the Lethbridge Hurricanes in the WHL.

Pat has been working at Cornerstone Funeral Home in Lethbridge as a Certified Life Celebrant and Funeral Assistant since 2016.

News and sports have always been Pat’s passion from the time he was a teenager and he’s always been grateful to have had the opportunity to make that part of what’s been a fun and long radio career!

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