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Police investigating shots fired in East Abbotsford

Abbotsford Police have tweeted that they are responding to reports of shots fired in an East Abbotsford neighbourhood Friday evening.

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Social media lit up shortly after that time, with multiple reports of roughly a dozen shots fired and the sound of someone screaming in the 2700 block of Lucern Crescent.

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At least a dozen police cruisers, two ambulances, a fire truck and RCMP helicopter soon descended on the area, with yellow police tape cordoning off an area under investigation.

One neighbour tells Global News a residence under investigation has been the scene of police attention of late.

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Abbotsford Police is asking all non-emergency personnel to avoid the area to allow Emergency crews to work.

Police say more information will be confirmed in a press release to come.

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