Surrey RCMP investigate shooting in Fleetwood area

Surrey

2017-03-13 14:15 PDT

File # 2017-33428

On March 13th, 2017, at approximately 2:30 pm, Surrey RCMP was called to the 8200 block of 166th Street after receiving a report of a shooting. Upon police attendance, a man was located inside a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite all attempts to revive the individual, he succumbed to his injuries.

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

Police are currently in the evidence gathering stage, therefore no further information will be provided at this time. It does appear from our initial investigation that this was a targeted incident. Further details and media availability will be handled by the IHIT Media Relations Officer.

Anyone with more information is asked to contact IHIT investigators at 1-877-551-4448 or Crime Stoppers, if they wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca.
 

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