APD on scene of an incident on Walsh Ave.

Shooting sends two victims to hospital in Abbotsford

Major Crime Unit takes over investigation of incident on Walsh near Ware

  • Dec. 16, 2016 12:00 p.m.

A shooting involving two men took place in Abbotsford tonight.

Just before 8 p.m., officers responded to a call of possible shots fired in the 3200 block of Walsh Avenue off Ware Road, near the Bavaria Restaurant. They were unable to locate a victim, but shortly after the shooting, two men arrived at Abbotsford Hospital with gunshot wounds, where they are being treated.

The investigation has been taken over by the Major Crime Unit and forensic identification officers will continue to collect evidence.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call APD at 604-859-5225 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

Watch abbynews.com for updates.

 

Just Posted

Abbotsford’s Ryan Craig, Vegas Golden Knights chase history

Local product behind bench for expansion team’s incredible championship run

UPDATE: One dead, two in hospital after Highway 1 crash near Bridal Falls

Closure expected to last hours, while drivers are told to take detours

Abbotsford student cleans up at national science fair

Raul Pinol, 15, enters project on condensation of water using geothermal energy

OPINION: Don’t let the jerks grind you down

Indecent politicians need to be rejected, whatever their politics

B.C. Ferries cancels Swartz Bay-Tsawwassen sailings over propulsion problem

11:00 ferry now good to go, but lines anticipated

Buy a lotto ticket and be a hero to B.C. burn victims

The Hometown Heroes Lottery is offering up seven grand prizes including a home in Lake Country

VIDEO: Pipeline supporters rally across B.C.

Five simultaneous events organized by month-old Suits and Boots lobby group

Giant beer tanks arrive in new B.C. home city

Molson Coors tanks finish river journey and move to overland trip in Chilliwack

VIDEO: B.C. woman praises burn fund after boat explosion in 1978

White Rock woman was 16 years old when she was left with second- and third-degree burns

CP rail workers give strike notice

Employees could walk out as early as Tuesday at 7 p.m. PT

Suspected scammer attempts to use Black Press newspaper to dupe woman

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre offers tips after Langley resident received suspicious call

Vote points to abortion being legalized in Ireland

Voters asked whether to keep or repeal Eighth Amendment to Roman Catholic Ireland’s Constitution

COLUMN: Women’s breasts really aren’t that big a deal

A follow on some Princeton, B.C., students gained considerable exposure when they dropped their bras

Most Read