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RCMP asking for dashcam footage, as Mitchell Island shooting victim remains in hospital

Police cruisers at the scene of a shooting at the BC Maritime Employers Association waterfront training centre on Mitchell Island on Mar. 12, 2019. (CityNews Vancouver)
Summary

A 25-year-old man was shot at the BCMEA training facility on Mitchell Island on Tuesday

RICHMOND (NEWS 1130) – A 25-year-old man who was shot at a training facility on Mitchell Island in Richmond on Tuesday is still in the hospital in stable condition.

No arrests have been made in the case.

It happened at about 9 a.m. at the BC Maritime Employers Association’s training centre of Twigg Place. A man dressed in all black was reportedly seen running away from the facility.

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The man who was shot was seriously hurt.

Shortly after the shooting, a car fire was discovered on No. 7 Rd. near Westminster Hwy. Mounties say the two incidents may be related, but can’t yet say for sure.

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Mounties are hoping someone who was travelling across the Knight Street Bridge between 8:45 a.m. and 10 a.m. that day might have dashcam or other footage that could help investigators.

If you have any information, you’re asked to call Richmond RCMP at 604-278-1212 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).