Shooting in Rutland

One man is injured following an early morning shooting in the Rutland area.

  • Jul. 25, 2016 5:00 a.m.

The RCMP are looking for a female suspect in two bear spray incidents Wednesday morning in downtown Kelowna.

One man is injured following an early morning shooting in the Rutland area.

The Kelowna RCMP responded  July 25 at 10:10 a.m. to a report of a shooting that had just occurred in the 2700 block of Highway 97 North. Police have learned that the male victim was shot in a lower limb and was then transported by a witness to hospital.

“RCMP are searching for a vehicle, a lowered grey full sized GMC SUV, in which investigators believe may have been involved in this incident,” said Const. Jesse O’Donaghey, in a press release.

“The investigation is in its early stages, however the RCMP do not believe that this was a random attack. The Kelowna RCMP General Investigation Section (GIS) continue to investigate.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Kelowna RCMP GIS at 250-762-3300. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.


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