Police investigate shooting near Chetwynd

CHETWYND, B.C. — Police in Chetwynd responded to a shooting on Thursday that resulted in a victim being taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The shooting reportedly happened at a home near Jackfish Lake road, and the suspect was immediately arrested by Mounties, now facing several criminal charges.


The RCMP calls this an ‘isolated incident,’ as the victim and suspect reportedly knew each other.

No further details will be released, since the investigation is still ongoing at this point.