A shooting on in the early hours Friday that left one person in the hospital is being described as a targeted crime.
At approximately 12:30 a.m. on Thursday night/Friday morning, West Shore RCMP responded to reports of a disturbance at a residence in the 2800-block of Jacklin Rd in Langford.
Sources say the incident was a shooting which left one victim injured.
According to reports, the suspect fled in an SUV and was headed towards the Sooke area. After a short chase, Sooke RCMP was able locate and arrest him.
The victim was taken to the Victoria General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, and no other injuries were reported.
“Police are still at the residence and are continuing their investigation,” reads a statement from Cst. Nancy Saggar.