Prince George RCMP are investigating a homicide to start the New Year.
At approximately 1:45 a.m. on January 1, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a homicide that occurred in a residence on the 2800 block of 15th Avenue.
Officers arrived on scene and discovered the deceased – a 50-year-old man. Officers secured the area and the Prince George RCMP’s Serious Crime Unit was called in to lead the investigation.
This investigation is in the early stages and significant resources have been deployed. Police believe this was a targeted event. Investigators wish to speak to anyone that may have witnessed this incident or anyone that may have information.
If you have any information about this homicide, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250) 561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.