Kamloops RCMP are investigating a home invasion. (File Photo)

Kamloops RCMP investigate violent home invasion

Police believe the incident was targeted

The Kamloops RCMP are investigating after an early-morning home invasion left one man injured.

Shortly before 4 a.m. on the morning of May 26, the RCMP were called to a residence in the 600-block of Carson Crescent.

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According to the police, three suspects forced their way into the home and assaulted a man inside. The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to the hospital.

The investigation is in its early stages but the police believe the home invasion was targeted.

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Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call the Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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