Man injured in shooting at highway brake-check north of Williams Lake

Williams Lake RCMP are seeking public assistance in finding the person responsible for a late-night shooting at a brake-check on Highway 97 just north of the city Sunday..

The male victim of the shooting sustained non-life threatening injuries.

The incident occurred at the brake check on Highway 97 just north of Williams Lake, said RCMP Constable Joel Kooger. The police are asking the public who may have witnessed anything suspicious in that area between the hours of 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. to please contact police.

The investigation remains in the early stages and there is no further information to release at this time.

If anyone has any information, please contact the Williams Lake RCMP at 250-392-6211 or Crime Stoppers, if they wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca