Abbotsford Police believe a burning SUV found in Bateman Park Thursday morning is related to the shooting.
IHIT suspects this was a targeted incident as Gill was known to police. The Abbotsford Police issued a public warning in August that Gill was a threat to public safety.
AbbyPD warn gang assoc, Varinderpal Singh GILL (aka VP), poses a risk to the public. GILL is 19 yrs, 6’,2, 165 lbs. Many gang shootings occur in public, GILL's presence creates a serious risk to public safety. If you see GILL in #Abbotsford– call 911. https://t.co/h5c3iWcrU1 pic.twitter.com/rl8YeLtOl0
— Abbotsford Police Department (@AbbyPoliceDept) August 15, 2018
One man seen with Gill the night of the incident has been put in custody but has not been charged.
Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448), or by email at