Gurkirat Toor, 21, charged with pointing a firearm in Abbotsford

GURKIRAT Toor, 21, was arrested and charged by Abbotsford Police for pointing a firearm at another driver last week on Friday.   

On October 23 at approximately 1:30 a.m., Toor was driving a rented Nissan Murano near the area of Townline Road and Southern Drive when he pointed a firearm at another vehicle. 

The victim fled the area. A short distance away, Toor attempted a high speed right turn, at which time he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a retaining wall and two parked cars near Upper Maclure Road and Towline Road. Toor was arrested at the scene for breaching bail conditions of his court order.  Upon search of his vehicle, a loaded handgun was located under the seat. 

Toor has now been charged with numerous offences, including pointing a firearm, possession of a firearm, and occupying a vehicle knowing there was a firearm in the vehicle.

Toor has now been remanded until Wednesday October 28.

Anyone who was in the area of Upper Maclure Road and Southern Drive, or Upper Maclure Road and Townline Road between 1:30 and 2:30 a.m. on Friday, October 23 and has CCTV, dashcam video or information about this investigation is asked to contact Abbotsford Police’s Major Crime Unit at 604-859-5225.