BC RCMP investigate Penticton shooting

On the morning of April 18th, 2023, police responded to a report of a shooting at a townhouse complex on Maple Street, in Penticton, BC.

A 34 year old male victim with apparent gunshot wounds was found inside, and was taken to hospital.

A nearby school was placed into a hold and secure state, as a cautionary measure.

At this time, investigators are unable to provide a description of the suspects or the vehicle they may have fled in. However, based on the information gathered so far, this appears to be a targeted incident with no further risk to the public“, says Cpl. James Grandy in a statement released to the public.

Officers will remain on scene to allow time for further investigation,

Investigators are asking anyone who has information about this incident to call the Penticton RCMP non-emergency line at 250-492-4300.