Early morning lock down at Royal Inland Hospital

By Jill Sperling
November 6, 2016 - 3:42pm Updated: November 6, 2016 - 4:12pm

KAMLOOPS — RCMP are investigating an incident that caused a lock down of Royal Inland Hospital early Sunday morning. 

Police were called to the hospital around 1:40 a.m. when a man ran into the Emergency Department saying he was being chased by another man with a weapon. 

Other witnesses stated they saw a suspect matching that description near the hospital, but police and the police dog service were unable to locate him. 

The victim was not injured and is known to police.

Anyone with information should call Kamloops RCMP or Crime Stoppers. 

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