Early Morning Shooting in Courtenay

Comox Valley

2017-10-27 08:06 PDT

File # 2017-15848

On October 27th, shortly after midnight, The Comox Valley RCMP responded to a disturbance on the 1700 block of Arden Road, in Courtenay.

The investigation revealed that a shooting had occurred.
The circumstances that led up to the shooting are still under investigation, however a 50 year old Courtenay male was taken to a local hospital, and later transported to a larger hospital with gunshot wounds.

Police believe that this is a targeted incident and the public is not at risk. No one has been arrested for this incident at this time

The Comox Valley RCMP Serious Crime Unit is leading this investigation

Released by

Cst. Rob Gardner

Community Policing / Media Relations Officer
Comox Valley Detachment
comoxvalley.bc.rcmp.ca
800 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, B.C. V9N 7T1
Office: 250-338-1321

Email: bcrcmp@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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