Some information is being released about last night's (August 10) incident by the river.
Fort Saskatchewan RCMP, along with the Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department and EMS, were called to the Turner Park area. Police have confirmed they managed to retrieve a person alive from the water.
Officers did have to wade into the North Saskatchewan River to carry out the rescue operation.
The victim reportedly had issues with mental health. Due to privacy concerns, police are issuing no further comment or updates on the incident.