Vernon RCMP investigate apartment assault

Vernon RCMP investigate apartment assault

One man seriously injured in apartment near Alexis Park Monday morning; police believe attack was not random

Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP are investigating an assault in an apartment near Alexis Park.

The incident took place on Monday morning in an apartment in the 3800 block of 40th Avenue.

“An adult male was taken to hospital, where he remains with serious injuries,” said Const. Jocelyn Noseworthy.

RCMP believe this was not a random attack, and the persons involved are known to each other.

No further information is being released at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this assault is asked to call the Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP at 250- 545-7171, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.