Abbotsford police investigate a homicide after a body was found in a home

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Abbotsford police responded to a “suspicious circumstance” at home in the 31000 block of Madiera Place on July 18th at approximately 7:30 a.m.

On arrival police located a deceased person. The cause of death and the victim’s identity have not been released.

Const. Art Stele, of the Abbotsford Police Department said “The Abbotsford Police major crime unit is in the preliminary stages of this investigation. Early indications suggest this incident is an isolated event, and the public is not at risk.”

The IHIT has taken carriage of the investigation. Anyone with information about the incident or dashcam footage or CCTV from the area is aksed to call the IHIT tip line at 1-877-551-4448.