AT 1:21 p.m. on Monday, Abbotsford Police were called to the 3600-block of Heritage Drive for a report of a shooting incident. The 19-year-old victim told officers that as he was walking to the door of a residence on Heritage Drive, an occupant of a white SUV fired a gun towards him, hitting a vehicle in the driveway. The occupants of the suspect vehicle fled the area. Fortunately, no one was injured.
Investigators are in the preliminary stages of this investigation. While the motive is not known at this time, police do not believe this was a random attack.
Abbotsford Police Patrol officers, Forensic Identification Unit officers and Major Crime detectives remain on scene investigating and canvassing the area for video and additional witnesses.
Anyone who was in the area at the time of this shooting, or has CCTV, dashcam video or information about this investigation is asked to contact the Major Crime Unit at 604-859-5225 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.