Abbotsford Police Officer Critically Injured in Nelson Passes Away


The 55-year-old off-duty Abbotsford Police Constable critically injured in an altercation Thursday in Nelson, has died.

City Police said Allan Young was assaulted with a weapon after approaching a man causing a disturbance on Baker Street.  

According to Abbotsford Police, Young had been on life support and was surrounded by family Tuesday night when he passed away.

Nelson Police said the 26-year-old man arrested at the scene is facing a charge of aggravated assault and ask additional witnesses to come forward.