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Man arrested after two killed in Lund B.C

June 17, 2017 10:52 PM
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Man arrested after two killed in Lund B.C

Police say a 19-year-old male suspect is in custody, public not at risk

Powell River RCMP say they have arrested a 19-year-old man after two people were killed and another man was injured in an apparent shooting in Lund B.C.

Lund is about a 30-minute drive north of Powell River on B.C.'s Sunshine Coast.

Around 5:15 a.m. PT Saturday, police say officers responded to a report from a residence in the 1500 block of Scotch Place that a person had been shot.

Once there, police discovered two deceased people and an injured male.

He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries and has been released.

Police have arrested a 19-year-old male suspect. He remains in custody.

Officers say the incident is not a random event and the public is not at risk.

The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit has been called in to assist in the case.

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Source: cbc.ca

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