Richmond RCMP on scene of shooting involving multiple victims

JUST after 7:30 p.m. on Friday (September 18), Richmond RCMP responded to a shooting in the 9000-block of Capstan Way.

Two victims have been rushed to hospital suffering injuries as a result of this incident.

Police are asking anyone who may have been in the area and witnessed this incident to call 604-278-1212.

The investigation is in the early stages; however, it is believed this is a targeted incident.

Police ask that the public avoid the area of Capstan Way as the investigation continues.

According to media reports, the shooting took place at Manzo Itamae Japanese Restaurant. There were bullet holes in the window of the restaurant. A man was reportedly shot in the leg.