UPDATE: July 17
A Okanagan man is recovering in hospital following a shooting in West Kelowna on Saturday.
The incident happened on a property off Old Okanagan Highway about 1:45 p.m.
Police arrived on scene to discover a man suffering from a gun shot wound to the leg.
He was transported to hospital.
Officers are now looking for two suspects in connection with the shooting, described as
- Caucasian man
- athletic build
- short dark hair
- Caucasian female
- 5 foot 6 inches tall
- 180 pounds
- brown hair
The suspects departed in an older model SUV. Police believe this was a targeted attack.
Anyone with information to contact Cst. Darren Hoult with the West Kelowna RCMP General Investigation Section at 250-768-2880 or via Crimeastoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Emergency crews responded to a house on Old Okanagan Hwy in West Kelowna at around 2 p.m. today after reports of shots being fired.
The Capital News will update the story as we receive more information.