Assault sends Chilliwack man to hospital

A 28-year-old Chilliwack man is in hospital with serious injuries following what police believe was a targeted assault Wednesday evening.

A 28-year-old Chilliwack man is in hospital with serious injuries following what police believe was a targeted assault Wednesday evening.

RCMP are releasing few details about the incident, which occurred around 7:30 p.m. in the 46000 block of First Avenue.

“What we can tell you at this point in the investigation, is that police believe this was a targeted attack,” says Corporal Tammy Hollingsworth.  “Serious Crime investigators are working diligently to determine the motive behind the attack.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the Chilliwack RCMP Serious Crime Section at 604-792-4611 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).