Langley teens targeted in apparent drive-by macing, say police

Youth were pepper sprayed at the Logan Ave. bus loop

Langley RCMP say a vehicle drove by the Langley City bus loop and let out bear mace spray at a group of youth Tuesday evening at 6:15 p.m. Web image

A group of youth were pepper sprayed at the Logan Avenue bus loop during the busy evening commute Tuesday.

Around 6:15 p.m., a vehicle drove by the Langley City bus loop, with someone spraying bear mace at a large group of teens.

Police said the attack appears to be targeted.

“It’s believed the youths knew the driver,” said Langley RCMP Sgt. Alexandra Mulvihill. It doesn’t appear anyone wasn’t taken to hospital.

People waiting at the busy bus loop had some eye irratation and were treated by Langley City Fire Rescue.

Langley RCMP continue to investigate.

If you have information about this that could help police call 604-532-3200.

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