Wood Buffalo RCMP are now confirming that they are investigating an early morning assault in Eagle Ridge.
Police say they were called to a report of an assault around 5:40 where they found an injured male.
The victim has been transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
RCMP have not confirmed reports that the incident was a shooting.
Anyone who witnessed the assault is asked to call 788-4000 or Crime Stoppers.
There are unconfirmed reports of a shooting in Eagle Ridge this morning.
Reports to Fort McMurray News say Loutit Road and Sparrow Hawk Drive have been blocked off by police.
The Wood Buffalo RCMP has yet to return calls from Fort McMurray News.
More details as they become available.