One man hospitalized after shooting outside Coquitlam, B.C. pub: RCMP – BC

A man has been hospitalized with serious injuries after reports of a shooting in the parking lot of Coquitlam’s John B Neighborhood pub on Austin Avenue on Friday night.

Coquitlam RCMP says they responded to the venue shortly before 9:30 p.m. and found the man with a gunshot wound.

Witnesses told Global News that several shots were heard as dozens rushed to the bar to hide.

Police are still trying to locate the suspect, and they believe the incident is a target.

There is no information on whether it is related to the lower mainland gang feud.

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Investigators are expected to be at the site for several hours.

This is a breaking news story that will be updated as more information becomes available.

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