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Woman allegedly shot, Kelowna Mounties investigating

March 21, 2021 - 9:19 AM

A woman with an apparent gunshot wound went to Kelowna General Hospital early Sunday morning to seek treatment, prompting Mounties to launch an investigation.

RCMP was called at around 6 a.m. March 21, to Kelowna General Hospital where a woman suffering an apparent gunshot wound, was getting help for what are believed to be serious injuries. In the immediate aftermath, they attended a home in the Rutland area to investigate what happened.

“Kelowna RCMP (is) on scene at a residence in the 100-block of Prior Road South in Kelowna in relation to this investigation,”  Cpl. Jocelyn Noseworthy, Media Relations Officer for the Kelowna RCMP said in a press release.

"The investigation is still in its early stages and officers will be in the area for an undetermined period of time."

No further information is being released at this time, but Kelowna RCMP is urging anyone who witnessed or has knowledge of this crime to come forward to speak with police immediately.

Anyone with any additional information is asked to contact the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300. Or remain completely anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or by leaving a tip online at www.crimestoppers.net

 


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