Man shot in Whitehorse: Police seek driver of red pickup truck
Victim brought to Whitehorse General Hospital with 'life-threatening injuries' after shooting in Porter Creek
A man has been sent to hospital with life-threatening injuries after being shot in Whitehorse.
Yukon RCMP say a man was shot Wednesday around 6:40pm in the neighbourhood of Porter Creek.
Police used social media Wednesday night to seek information about a red pickup truck. They say the vehicle was seen leaving the scene.
The RCMP's Major Crimes Unit is investigating.
Police have described the victim's injuries as "life-threatening" and say he was admitted to Whitehorse General Hospital.
RCMP have pledged further updates.
Watch for more on this story as it develops.
RCMP investigate after a man shot in <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Whitehorse?src=hash">#Whitehorse</a>. Watch for more on this story as it develops. (Video by CBC's Wayne Vallevand.) <a href="https://t.co/YCIc7UFFyE">pic.twitter.com/YCIc7UFFyE</a>—@YukonPhilippe