Coquitlam robbery victim shot with pellet gun, bear sprayed
Police in Coquitlam are investigating after a man was shot in the head with a pellet gun and bear-sprayed during a robbery Tuesday night.
RCMP say they received a call about an injured man suffering serious injuries in the Safeway parking lot at Sunwood Square, at Westwood Street and Lougheed Highway, at about 10:40 p.m.
It’s believed the victim was robbed a few blocks away and drove himself to the grocery store, where he flagged down firefighters.
He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
According to police, there are no suspects at this time and no arrests have been made.
Mounties believe the robbery is targeted.