Man shot in Lake Country home invasion

A 61-year-old man was taken to KGH with non-life-threatening wounds say police.

The RCMP are investigating a shooting during a home invasion in Lake Country Sunday night.

According to police, at 11:33 pm, the Lake Country RCMP received a report of a home invasion on the 10000-block of Tyndall Road.

The report indicated two unknown men entered a home with a gun. A 61-year-old woman was tied up and the 65-year-old man in the residence was shot in buttocks area.

The man was taken by ambulance to Kelowna General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

A RCMP police dog was called into try and the men and forensic identification officers were also called to the scene, said  RCMP spokesman Cpl. Joe Duncan, the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300. Anonymous tips can also be reported by by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637) ktown.