Two people arrested in Chemainus manhunt
A dozen police vehicles and officers in camouflage with guns drawn were seen in the area around 5:30 p.m. (Photo: Mike Gregory/Ladysmith Chemainus Chronicle)
CTV Vancouver Island
Published Saturday, March 18, 2017 10:27AM PDT
Last Updated Saturday, March 18, 2017 12:24PM PDT
Police say two people are in custody following a manhunt in Chemainus on Friday.
More than a dozen police vehicles and officers in camouflage were seen on Chemainus Road around Howe Road at 5:30 p.m. after there were reports of shots being fired.
People who live in the area say police left the scene around 10 p.m.
Officials say there is no risk to public safety.