Police instructed folks to shelter in place, lock their doorways and chorus from leaving their enterprise or house, in accordance with the RCMP, after studies at 12:26 PT of an energetic shooter driving a Ford pickup.
Police noticed the automobile once more simply after 1 p.m.
“A brief pursuit was initiated, during which a police vehicle was rammed,” police stated. “The suspect was then arrested without incident.”
Officers and specialised items have been deployed in response. No accidents have been reported in the incident, in accordance with the RCMP.
A lockdown has been lifted as there is no indication of any ongoing threats to the general public, in accordance with British Columbia RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Madonna Saunderson.
Vanderhoof is situated roughly 522 miles north of Vancouver.