Comox Valley RCMP said they received reports that a man was shot in the leg in the middle of the night on July 30.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found a 41-year-old man with serious injuries as well as a double-barrel shotgun.
“The man called 911 at approximately 12:30 a.m. to report that he had been shot in the leg and was waiting for police and medical assistance at a park on the 2000 block of Wallace Road in Comox,” Const. Monika Terragni said.
“Major crime unit investigators are investigating.”