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On Friday, October 27th, a 50 year old man was shot in Courtenay.

The Comox Valley RCMP responded to a disturbance at a home on the 1700 block of Arden Road, and arrived on scene to find the victim with gunshot wounds.

The police believe that this was a targeted attack on the individual, and that the public is not at risk.

There have been no further updates on the condition of the victim, besides the fact that he was transported from a local hospital to a larger one.

Investigations are still ongoing at this time led by the Comox Valley RCMP Serious Crime Unit.

No arrests have been made yet.