Shooting in P.G.
Prince George, B.C. -RCMP in Prince George are investigating an early morning shooting that took place in the City early this morning.
At approximately 1:15 AM on Monday July 17th, 2017, the Prince George RCMP received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting Shots Fired in the area of Strathcona Avenue and Upland Street in Prince George.
Officers attended the area and located an adult male suffering from what appeared to be injuries consistent with being shot. He was transported to hospital for treatment of what’s believed to be non-life threatening injuries.
Initial indications were that two males with firearms shot at the victim and fled in a waiting vehicle. All attempts to locate the suspects and the vehicle have been negative so far.
The vehicle is described as:
- Older model
- 4 door
- Full size sedan
This investigation is in the beginning stages. Police believe this was a targeted attack and that the general public is not at risk.