Home invasion investigated in Lake Country

Police say a woman was tied up by suspects and a man sustained non-life threatening injuries


The RCMP are investigating a home invasion in Lake Country.

On Sunday at 11:33 p.m, the police received a report of a home invasion on the 10000 block of Tyndall Rd.

“The report indicated that two unknown men entered the home with a gun,” said Cpl. Joe Duncan, with the RCMP.

“A 61-year-old woman was tied up and the 65-year-old man in the residence was shot in buttocks.” Paramedics transported the man to Kelowna General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police dog services and forensic identification officers attended the scene, and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call the RCMP at 250-762-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.