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VPD Investigates Targeted Shooting in Downtown Eastside

Vancouver Police are investigating after a man was shot in the Downtown Eastside last night.

Just before 11 p.m. on Wednesday, the VPD received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting shots fired in the area of Carrall Street and East Pender. Officers located a 46-year-old Vancouver man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to hospital with serious injuries.

It is still very early in the investigation, but detectives believe this was a targeted shooting. No arrests have been made.

There is no additional information available at this time.