Multiple home invasions send 2 to hospital in Kamloops, B.C.

One man is in custody after two home invasions led to violent altercations that sent two men to hospital with serious injuries in Kamloops, B.C.

1 man in custody after altercations with homeowners during break and enters

Police are investigating after two home invasions led to the arrest of a Kamloops man Monday afternoon. (The Canadian Press)

A 31-year-old Kamloops, B.C. man is in custody after two violent home invasions late Monday afternoon. 

Kamloops RCMP responded to a residential break in the Dallas neighbourhood around 4:10 p.m. PT on Nov. 20. Police say officers arrived at the scene and found two men suffering from serious injuries, including lacerations to the head of one man and stab wounds to the other. They had each been involved in separate altercations with the suspect. 

Both homeowners were sent to hospital with serious injuries. One remains in hospital this morning. 

Kamloops RCMP Cpl. Jodi Shelkie said the man in custody is known to police. He was arrested near the scene on Monday evening, and will appear in court today.