Police are investigating an apparent shooting in Courtenay that sent one person to hospital on Tuesday.
At around 4:30 p.m., RCMP were called to an area near Salsbury Road and Lake trail Road. Salsbury was blocked off as part of the investigation.
Officers were also in the area of 16th and Peircy Road in Courtenay where an ambulance was seen leaving the scene.
The victim has been taken to hospital. There is no word yet on their condition.
Police say more information will be available Wednesday.