1. Security heavy for first court appearance by accused Abbotsford cop killer
Security was heavy at the Abbotsford courthouse Tuesday morning, as Oscar Arfmann – the man accused of killing Abbotsford Police Const. John Davidson on Nov. 6 – made his first appearance. See more >
Arfmann, looking dishevelled, appears briefly in court to have next appearance set to Jan. 12.
— Vikki Hopes (@VikkiHopes) November 28, 2017
2. Police warn public after masked man sexually assaults woman in Surrey
Police say the victim screamed after she was grabbed, causing the man to run away before police arrived. See more >
3. Man dies after coming into contact with unknown blue substance
It took nearly five hours to decontaminate the scene and people, an Abbotsford assistant fire chief said. See more >
4.Ex-Mountie Tim Shields’ defence alleges flirtatious relationship led to sex in bathroom
“There is no place or time where is a sexual assault is less likely to occur than on the main floor of a police station,” the accused Mountie’s lawyer said. See more >
Tim Shields' defence points out that complainant compliments of accused, the hugs they shared, their friendliness post alleged assault point "broadly" towards no sexual assault, but alone are just "small parts of the whole" and just a "piece of the mosaic"
— Kat Slepian (@katslepian) November 28, 2017
5. Langley robber who used hatchet in robberies goes to jail
A 31-year-old Langley man who robbed two convenience stores using a hatchet has been sentenced to nearly a year in jail for the crimes. See more >