Thursday, August 8, 2019

Victoria, BC- VicPD officers are continuing our investigation into a daytime shooting outside a Fernwood residence on Tuesday.

Multiple officers responded to the area of the 1500-block of Bay Street just after 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6th, for a report that a man had been shot outside a residence. Officers arrived and a man was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.  

Officers responded to the area and searched for suspects and evidence. Bay Street was closed to traffic between Forbes and Victor streets for several hours.

This file remains under investigation by investigators. There have not been any arrests made at this time.

Investigators do not believe that this was a random event. There is no indication of a danger to residents in the area the incident took place.

This file is in the early stages of the investigation.  We will continue to share more information as we are able to.



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