Man with gun dead after 'police-involved shooting' at Air North complex, Yukon RCMP confirm

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A man who brought a gun to the Air North complex in Whitehorse Thursday afternoon died after a “police-involved shooting,” Yukon RCMP have confirmed.

Yukon RCMP Chief Supt. Scott Sheppard said Friday that members of the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) were now in the territory investigating what police previously described as a “serious incident” at the airline’s Condor Road facility. 

ASIRT has an agreement with the Yukon government to investigate deaths or serious injuries in the territory involving police. 

In a press release Friday afternoon, Yukon RCMP said it received a 911 call about a “single male with a firearm in the area of the Air North cargo office,” which is also home to Air

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