One Person in Custody Following Shooting Report

Prince George

2017-04-11 15:00 PDT

File # 2017-10553

The investigation is continuing following a reported shooting this afternoon.

On Tuesday April 11th, 2017 at approximately 1:50 PM, the Prince George RCMP received a report of Shots Fired near a residence located on the 2800 block of Highway 97 near Bellamy Road in Prince George.

Initial indications were that an adult male shot at an adult female when she attended the residence. The two are known to each other.

Multiple officers including a Police Dog Service Team attended the area. Within a few minutes, officers located and arrested a 48 year old male believed to be responsible for the shots. The residence was cleared for officer and public safety.

A portion of Highway 97 was closed for approximately 15 minutes as a precaution in order to help ensure the safety of the public, as the residence is next to the highway.

No injuries have been reported. The investigation is continuing.

Investigators are looking for witnesses to this incident. If you were a witness, please call the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300.
 

Released by

Cpl. Craig Douglass

Communications NCO / Media Liaison Officer
Prince George RCMP
princegeorge.rcmp.ca
455 Victoria Street, Prince George, BC, V2L 0B7
Office: 250-561-3321
Cell: 250-640-1758

Email: pg_media@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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