Update - Police incident ends peacefully

B.C., West Kelowna, Kelowna

2017-11-06 11:24 PST

File # 2017-66878

The police situation on Pritchard Drive North in West Kelowna has now ended peacefully.

A short time ago, the individual was safely apprehended by RCMP officers at that scene.

The RCMP wish to extend their thanks to the general public for their support and assistance, states Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey. We extend our gratitude, especially to those residents evacuated from their homes or asked to remain inside, for their patience and understanding during what was a very dynamic situation.

RCMP will now begin to remove resources from the immediate area, and anticipate allowing residents to return to their homes very soon. The public can expect to see some police officers remain at the scene for processing.

Click here to view the original news release.

Released by:
Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey

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