Drayton Valley RCMP dealing with firearms incident

Rural residents are told to take shelter

Residents living near a rural community centre in Drayton Valley were told to take shelter in place while RCMP dealt with a firearms incident.

Drayton Valley RCMP warned the public at 10am they had a field near Township Road 520 and Highway 22, by Moon Lake Hall, "contained"

Four people were later arrested after a home invasion.

The facility is located roughly between Entwisle to the north and Drayton Valley to the south.

Residents are now free to leave their homes

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