25-year-old man shot in Burnaby

AT 4:16 a.m. on Thursday, Burnaby RCMP received reports of shots fired in the area of Keith Avenue and Ivy Street. Officers located a male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The 25-year-old male was transported to hospital.

The Burnaby RCMP’s Serious Crime Unit is investigating and police say preliminary information indicates that this was not a random incident and may have been targeted. They are still in the evidence gathering stage of the investigation.

Anyone with information that may assist the Burnaby RCMP is asked to contact them at 604-646-9999. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact CrimeStoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online at www.solvecrime.ca.