Male in Possession of SKS Riffle Arrested at Abbotsford Airport – UPDATED

AbbotsfordAbbotsford, BC: On Sunday, September 18, 2016, at 3:30 PM, the Abbotsford Police received a call about a man in the Abbotsford Airport at 30440 Liberator Avenue, possibly in possession of a weapon. The man was observed with a rifle bag when he interacted with airport staff and management.


abbotsford-airportAPD Patrol Division officers responded to the location immediately and located the 28-year-old man in an airport washroom. He was taken into custody without incident. Located in his possession was a loaded SKS rifle and ammunition.

The investigation into this incident is continuing. Updates will be provided. The Abbotsford Police Department would like to thank airport staff, patrons and management for their patience and cooperation during our response to the incident.


James Thomas KREITEWOLF, 28 years of age, has been charged with 3 Weapons offences, Causing a Disturbance and Cocaine Possession in relation to this incident.

Abbotsford Police Department