Man taken to RCH with gunshot wound

A man suffering from a gunshot wound was taken to hospital Friday afternoon.

A man suffering from a gunshot wound was taken to hospital Friday afternoon.

Mission police, fire and ambulance personnel responded to Philbert Street for reports of a male suffering from a gunshot wound on Friday shortly after 3 p.m.

The victim was taken via air ambulance — which landed in Mission Secondary School’s playing field — to Royal Columbian Hospital in New Westminster.

It is uncertain whether the wound was self-inflicted or if the victim was targeted.

Mission RCMP were unable to provide a comment yet.

More details when they are available.

 

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