One transport truck driver went unscathed Monday after a bullet came through the passenger window of the truck hitting the sleeper cab’s back wall.
The incident occurred on Highway 3 near Boundary Creek.
Police confirmed the truck had been hit by a rifle-fired bullet and the driver was unharmed.
The RCMP warn residents never to discharge firearms towards roads or structures, always assume firearms are loaded, never point a firearm at a person, always keep fingers off the trigger and ensure a firing safety zone.
This incident remains under investigation and residents with any information are encouraged to contact the Behchokǫ̀ RCMP at 867-392-1111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or through this link.