Burnaby RCMP investigate shooting

Burnaby

2019-08-15 10:29 PDT

File # 2019-34917

***There will be a media availability with Cpl. Daniela Panesar at 11 a.m. at Burnaby Detachment, 6355 Deer Lake Avenue***

Burnaby RCMP continues to investigate a shooting that occurred early this morning.

At 4:16 a.m. this morning, Burnaby RCMP received reports of shots fired in the area of Keith Street and Ivy Avenue. Officers attended and located a male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The 25-year-old male was transported to hospital and is currently being treated for the injuries he sustained in the shooting.

The Burnaby RCMP’s Serious Crime Unit is continuing the investigation. The preliminary information indicates that this was not a random incident and may have been targeted.

Police are still in the evidence gathering stage of the investigation, with no further information at this time.

Anyone with information that may assist the Burnaby RCMP is asked to contact the Burnaby RCMP at 604-646-9999. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online at www.solvecrime.ca.
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Cpl. Daniela Panesar

Media Relations Officer
Burnaby Detachment
burnaby.rcmp.ca
6355 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby, BC
Office: 604-646-9900
Fax: 604-646-9704

Email: BURNABY_RCMP_MEDIA

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