11/01/2014 03:48 EDT | Updated 01/01/2015 05:59 EST

Victoria police on scene of "serious incident"

Victoria Police has confirmed a serious incident unfolding in the James Bay area issuing this tweet about it shortly before noon.

There are reports of a shooting in the 200 block of Dallas Road, but those reports have not yet been confirmed.

Witnesses say a man was taken from a house and put into an ambulance.

The Independent Investigations Office which looks into police involved incidents is deploying investigators to the area.

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