A 42 year old Courtenay man is facing murder charges following a double homicide in Courtenay early Wednesday morning.

Police were called out to reports of shots being fired at a home on Urquhart avenue and found a man and woman deceased inside the home.

Two other men who were found inside the home were arrested.

Constable Rob Gardner says one of the men is facing charges…

The RCMP Forensic Identification Section and the B-C Coroners Service are working on the investigation.