Suspect arrested in January 5 shooting incident

Prince George

2024-01-10 08:05 PST

File # 2024-445

Prince George RCMP continue to investigate the shooting incident that occurred at approximately 8:30 a.m. on January 5, 2024 at the UNDU building on the 500-block of Ottawa Street.

Investigators with the Serious Crime Unit arrested the accused, 39-year-old Prince George resident Fabian James Charlie, shortly after arriving at the location. Police officers remained at the UNDU building for the bulk of that day as they gathered evidence and interviewed witnesses, states Cpl. Jennifer Cooper, Media Relations Officer for the Prince George RCMP.

The B.C. Prosecution Service has approved one count of attempted murder in relation to this incident. Mr. Charlie will remain in custody until his next court appearance.

The victim remains in hospital with serious injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information about this or any other criminal offence, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at (English only). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest or recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

Released by

Cpl. Jennifer Cooper

Communications NCO / Media Relations Officer
Prince George RCMP
455 Victoria Street, Prince George, BC, V2L 0B7
Office: 250-561-3300


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