The Fort Smith RCMP are continuing an investigation after attending a residence in the town, in the early hours of May 17.

Police stated they were called for assistance the night before, but provided no further details in a May 17 news release.

No further updates were available over the weekend.

The perimeter of the residence was briefly contained on Friday, but no persons of interest were identified.

No one was placed in custody and there is no public safety concern at this time, police stated.


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Simon Whitehouse came to Yellowknife to work with Northern News Services in 2011. A through and through "County boy" from Prince Edward County, Ont., Simon obtained his journalism education at Algonquin...

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