Man behind bars following disturbance at nightclub


One man remains in custody following a disturbance at a Medicine Hat nightspot. Medicine Hat Police responded to a disturbance last night at the club located at Southview Drive and 13th Avenue SE. Staff Sergeant Brian Christmann said officers noticed a man toss what appeared to be a handgun under a vehicle and run away. Christmann said he was arrested moments later with out further incident.

Police seized a loaded hand gun and have charged 28 year old Cameron St Laurent of no fixed address with attempted murder as well as numerous other handgun charges and other offences. Police are asking anyone that witnessed the incident or that may have more information to contact the Major Crimes section at 529-8420 or Crimestoppers at 800-222-8477