Police investigating shooting near 100 Mile House

100 Mile House RCMP are investigating a shooting that occurred in the Horse Lake Road area Sunday.

  • Mar. 7, 2016 6:00 p.m.

100 Mile House RCMP are investigating a shooting that occurred in the Horse Lake Road area Sunday.

Police received a report around noon a 42-year-old local man had been shot in the arm.

“Officers immediately attended the Horse Lake Road area and attempted to obtain information from the victim about the shooting, but he failed to co-operate with police,” said North District RCMP Cpl. Dave Tyreman.

He said police believe this to be an isolated incident and the victim and alleged suspect(s) know each other.

RCMP are reaching out to anyone who may have heard a gun shot or shots within the eastern Horse Lake Road, Fawn Creek Road and Highway 24 areas betweein 11 a.m. and noon to call police at 250-395-3605 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.