Mounties investigate shooting at Richmond Ikea
Mounties investigate reports of shots fired at the parking lot of the Richmond Ikea. Dec. 11, 2012. (CTV)
CTV British Columbia
Published Tuesday, December 11, 2012 6:33PM PST
Last Updated Tuesday, December 11, 2012 9:28PM PST
Mounties confirm they are investigating reports of shots fired at the Ikea store in Richmond, B.C., but no injuries have been reported.
Cpl. Sherrdean Turley issued a statement Tuesday confirming police received multiple calls about gunfire in the parking lot of the Swedish furniture store at around 4:30 p.m.
“Suspects fled prior to police arrival and the reasons this incident occurred are not yet known,” Turley wrote.
Mounties have been scouring the scene, located in the 3300-block of Jacombs Road, but it does not appear that anyone was hurt. There also was no property damage.
No other details have been confirmed.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the Richmond RCMP detachment at 604-278-1212 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 if they wish to remain anonymous.