PRINCE GEORGE, BC: A 33 year-old Prince George man has died as a result of a shooting on Forest Avenue late last night…
Police say at approximately 11:20 PM, the officers received a report of a shooting on the 3600 block of Forest Avenue, near Ospika Boulevard.
Multiple officers immediately attended the area and located a deceased male in the driveway of a residence. He suffered at least one gunshot wound.
The Prince George RCMP’s Major Crime Section has been called in to lead the investigation with the assistance of the Forensic Identification Section and Police Dog Service Section.
Although this investigation is in the early stages, police are confident that this was a targeted attack with links to the drug trade. The victim was known to police.
Further updates may be provided as they become available.
Investigators are requesting those persons with private or commercial exterior video surveillance of
the area, to contact the Prince George Detachment.
**The RCMP made a mistake in the age of the victim. Earlier we posted stating the victim was 30 years of age but he was 33.