Man injured in West Kelowna shooting, suspects in custody

A 33-year-old West Kelowna man is in hospital following a shooting Sunday morning on Boucherie Road

  • Nov. 6, 2016 8:00 p.m.

West Kelowna RCMP are investigating a Sunday morning shooting which injured a 33-year-old man.

An early Sunday morning shooting in West Kelowna has sent a man to hospital with serious injuries.

The West Kelowna RCMP were alerted by several 911 calls, reporting a shot fired in the 1800 block of Boucherie Road.

The victim, a 33-year-old West Kelowna man, was taken to hospital for treatment of serious injuries, which are believed to be non-life threatening in nature.

Two suspects, a 36-year-old West Kelowna man and a 40-year-old West Kelowna man, were arrested near the scene by police. Both remain in police custody and face possible charges.

“Investigators believe that this was not a random attack, that the victim knew his attackers,” said Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the West Kelowna RCMP General Investigative Section at 250-768-2880.

 

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