Eight semi-automatic rifles, magazines and ammunition seized by Abbotsford Police


Photos: APD
Photos: APD

CRIME ABBY 2CRIME ABBY 3ABBOTSFORD Police on Sunday seized a duffle bag full of firearms and a box containing ammunition in an outbuilding in a rural area in the 7800 block of Lefeuvre Road.

Constable Ian MacDonald said on Tuesday that police were called to the location at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday after a person found the bag and the box.

Officers seized 8 SKS semi-automatic rifles with magazines in a black duffle bag, along with 34 boxes of .762 ammunition and 10 additional magazines in a cardboard box.

The investigation into these firearms, magazines and ammunition is continuing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Abbotsford Police at 604-859-5225, text them at 222973 (abbypd) or call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477.