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RCMP are treating the death of a man found inside a home on Paul Band First Nation as a homicide.

Just before 3:30 a.m. Sunday, Parkland RCMP responded to a report that a man had been shot inside a home, police said in a news release. When they arrived, a man was found dead inside.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday. The RCMP major crimes unit is investigating and police are treating the man’s death as a homicide and believe it was a targeted incident.

RCMP are asking anyone with information about the man’s death to contact them.

Paul Band First Nation is about 67 kilometres west of Edmonton.