Man shot on Canada Day in Abbotsford dies in hospital

IHIT is working closely with the Abbotsford police after a man dies in hospital after being shot on Canada day.

Police were called to theĀ 2500-block of Birch Street, on July 1st at approximately 6:14pm on report of a shooting. Police and paramedics found the male victim suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was sent to hospital where he died of his injuries on July 2nd. Police have not released the identity of the victim.

One man was arrested in regards to the investigation, but has since been released. No charges have been laid at this time.