RCMP Avenida Cooperativa Block

RCMP, including tactical units, responded in force to the Co-op Avenue area of ​​Oliver on Sunday night.

A video posted to the What's Happening in Oliver Facebook group shows police vehicles blocking the road with lights flashing. There also appeared to be a BC Hydro forklift parked near the scene.

A witness said there were police officers in the area with guns drawn. Others spotted a drone over the scene, as well as a police dog being deployed.

The investigation ended peacefully late in the evening.

Oliver's incident was happening around the same time tactical teams were also deployed to the area around Coronation Avenue and St. Paul Street in Kelowna as part of what RCMP said was an ongoing investigation.