Second shooting in Chilliwack this week sends man to hospital

Courtesy of Shane MacKichan

There has been another shooting in Chilliwack — the second this week.

Multiple callers to Global News and to police say shots rang out around 9 p.m. Thursday, behind Firehall No. 4 in the 45300-block of South Sumas Road.

There are reports a man was wounded and taken to hospital, but no word on his condition.

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The firehall is close to Sardis Secondary School, where a sporting event was taking place.

RCMP say they will have more information later Friday morning.

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On Tuesday, a woman in her 40s was shot at a home in the 9400-block of Victor Street. She remains in hospital in critical condition.

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