Vancouver Police investigating shooting in Downtown Eastside

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Vancouver: Police are investigating a shooting in the Downtown Eastside that sent one woman to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Just before 5 a.m. this morning, police were called to the area of Abbott and West Pender Street where they located a taxi with a 29- year-old woman in the back seat suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. She was transported to hospital by ambulance and expected to make a full recovery.

Officers have taken two people of interest into custody and the investigation is on-going.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Vancouver Police Major Crime section at 604-717-2541, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.