IHIT called to Langley Shooting


2017-09-01 08:53 PDT

File # 2017-32251

On September 1, 2017 just after 5:30 am, Langley RCMP was called to 232 street and 64th Avenue after a report of gun shots was received. Upon police attendance, adult male and female victim were located suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite all attempts to revive the individuals they succumbed to their injuries.

Based on the investigative theory in this initial phase it is believed to be targeted.

The area surrounding the scene will be cordoned off for a significant amount of time. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called and will be working in partnership with Langley RCMP.

Police are currently in the evidence gathering phase, no further information will be provided at this time. Further details and media availability will be handled by the IHIT Media Relations Officer.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Released by

Cpl. Craig van Herk

Media Relations Officer
Langley RCMP
22180 48a Avenue, Langley BC, V3B 187
Office: 604 532-3209
Cell: 778 987-4931
Fax: 604 532-3365

Email: craig.vanherk@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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