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Targeted shooting in Abbotsford

A vehicle seen leaving the area of Flagman Place and Roundhouse Drive in Abbotsford. (Courtesy Abbotsford Police)

The intended target was hurt and no one has been arrested

Abbotsford Police appealing to the public for help to find the shooter

ABBOTSFORD (NEWS 1130) – The Abbotsford Police Major Crime Unit has been called in after shots were fired in a residential neighbourhood early yesterday morning.

Police say around 5:30 a.m., officers were called out to the area of Flagman Place and Roundhouse Drive for reports of shots fired. They say a man walked out of his house and was heading towards his truck when he heard the loud revving of a car engine and then a man approached him. Investigators say the person, dressed in dark clothing, started shooting forcing the target to stumble backwards and into his home.

The suspect took off in a waiting vehicle (see image above).

Detectives believe this shooting was targeted and they’re appealing for witnesses and anyone with information about this case to give them a call. You can contact the APD at 604.859.5225, text 222973 (abbypd) or call Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.8477.