Information to be released on Abbotsford homicide

Investigators are holding a press conference Monday morning to release details on the 2009 death of Kulwinder Kaur Gill.

  • Apr. 22, 2013 7:00 p.m.
Kulwinder Kaur Gill

Kulwinder Kaur Gill

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team and the Abbotsford Police Department are holding a news conference this morning to discuss developments in the 2009 homicide of Kulwinder Kaur Gill.

The press conference is scheduled for 11 a.m. at the Abbotsford Police Department.

Gill, 40, was out for a walk with her husband on the evening of April 27, 2009 when she was struck by a pickup truck in the area of Townshipline Road and Bell Road, east of Highway 11.

Responding officers were flagged down by her husband, who led them to a water-filled ditch where Gill had been thrown by the impact.

Police seized a suspect vehicle with signs of damage dumped on acreage several blocks away.

The incident was reported as a hit-and-run accident at the time and no further details were released publicly.