The RCMP have taken a man into custody following a fatal shooting north of Prince Albert.
Shortly after 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning, the Prince Albert RCMP received a report of a shooting at a rural residence seven kilometres northeast of the city.
Upon arriving at the scene, RCMP members found a deceased 45-year-old man who appeared to have been the victim of gunshots. The RCMP now have another man in custody.
Members from the Prince Albert RCMP and the RCMP Major Crime Unit North are currently investigating the shooting. The investigation remains in its early stages.
An autopsy will be conducted and additional information released as it becomes available.