Samson Cree Nation wants gang members booted

Leaders on the Samson Cree Nation in Alberta are struggling with a resurgence of gun violence in their community that has taken yet another life.

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Leaders on the Samson Cree Nation in Alberta are struggling with a resurgence of gun violence in their community that has taken yet another life.

In the past decade, the First Nation’s town site, known as Hobbema, has become synonymous with gang shootings.

With this latest death, the community is trying to turn that around once and for all.

APTN National News reporter Noemi LoPinto has the details.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.

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