Abbotsford: Two women were robbed by two young males while walking around Mill Lake Park on August 18. One woman was in her 80’s used a walker/wheelchair for assistance; she and her companion in her 40’s continued around the park for over an hour. When the women were near the Bevan Avenue parking lot preparing to leave they were approached by two young males wearing hoodies and bandanas covering the lower portions of their faces. The males pointed objects, believed to be handguns, at the women and demanded their valuables. The suspects took the women’s belongings and ran from the area toward the intersection of Bevan Avenue and Ware Street. The victims were extremely shaken but managed to contact police.
The suspects are South Asian males. One is 17 to 20 years old 5’10” tall and slim build and the other suspect is also of same age but 6’0” tall.
Anyone with information about this incident should contact the APD at 604-859-5225, text us at 222973 (abbypd), or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.