Burnaby RCMP investigate shooting
2017-06-28 09:41 PDT
File # 2017-28033
Burnaby RCMP is currently investigating a shooting that occurred last evening in the park behind Edmonds Community Centre, at Humphries Avenue and Elwell Street.
On June 27th at approximately 9 pm, Burnaby RCMP responded to a report of a male being shot in the park behind Edmonds Community Center near the basketball courts. The victim, a 24-year-old Burnaby resident, was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries and has since been released.
The investigation is still in its early stages, however, officers believe this is a targeted incident. The male victim is known to police.
Police are asking that anyone with further information about this incident to call the Burnaby RCMP at 604-294-7922 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or submit a tip online at www.solvecrime.ca
Cpl. Daniela PanesarMedia Relations Officer
6355 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby, BC
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