Man remains in stable condition after Downtown Eastside shooting

Feb 7 2017, 5:29 pm

One man remains in stable condition after being shot in the Downtown Eastside this morning.

Vancouver Police received a 9-1-1 call after 5:30 am reporting gunshot sounds in the area of Jackson Avenue and Powell Street.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found a 30-year-old Vancouver man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say the shooting does not appear to be random and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact Major Crime detectives at 604-717-2541 or Crime Stoppers’ anonymous hotline at 1-800-222-8477.