Dawson Creek RCMP are investigating a Christmas Day dispute that ended with one person using bear spray on another.
Police say they responded to the call at a Dawson Creek home shortly after 3 PM on Christmas Day after a guest at the home was asked to leave but refused. Police arrived to find the owner of the home had used bear spray on the unwanted guest, who had retreated a short distance away from the home.
The person received medical treatment for exposure to the toxic substance.
The investigation into the incident continues.