Abbotsford shooting at Purcell and Wells Gray avenues’ intersection

ON Tuesday at 10:44 p.m., Abbotsford Police patrol officers responded to the intersection of Purcell and Wells Gray avenues for reports of shots fired.  Officers located bullet casings, however, the vehicles and suspects involved in this incident had fled the area. Witnesses said that two vehicles were seen speeding from the area.

Investigators are in the preliminary stages of this investigation, speaking to witnesses and collecting CCTV.  It is believed at this time that this is a targeted shooting, but the motive is unknown. Abbotsford Police Major Crime detectives have taken conduct of this investigation.

Anyone who witnessed this incident, or who may have dashcam or CCTV footage of this intersection taken between 10:15 and 11 p.m. on Tuesday, January 26 is asked to contact the Abbotsford Police Department at 604-859-5225.