One person killed in shooting, another in custody after attack in Nanaimo, B.C.

By The Canadian Press
April 19, 2017 - 10:34am

NANAIMO, B.C. — One person is dead after a shooting in Nanaimo, B.C.

RCMP say the attack happened in the southern part of the city early Wednesday morning.

Const. Gary O’Brien says in a news release that a man was taken into custody after the shooting.

O’Brien did not offer a motive or release other details. 

He says more information will be released when it is available.

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