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Weapons complaint draws large Kamloops RCMP presence to Tournament Capital Centre

Police swarm McGill Road

UPDATE: 2:04 p.m.

Kamloops Mounties have now cleared the Tournament Capital Centre following a weapons complaint late Monday morning.

Kamloops RCMP Cpl. Crystal Evelyn said police were no longer present at the scene as of 1:45 p.m.

"The parties involved have departed the location and the investigation is ongoing," she said in a news release.

Anyone with information about the incident can call police at 250-828-3000.


ORIGINAL STORY: 1:25 p.m.

Police asked people to stay away from the Tournament Capital Centre on Monday while Mounties dealt with a weapons complaint.

According to police, officers were called to a recreation centre in the 900-block of McGill Road at about 11:30 a.m. for a report of a person threatened with a weapon.

“The parties involved are known to each other and no injuries were reported,” RCMP Cpl. Crystal Evelyn said in a news release.

Evelyn asked people to avoid the area while Mounties respond. Anyone with information about the incident can call police at 250-828-3000.



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