Surrey RCMP investigates shooting in Newton

Surrey

2020-12-18 18:34 PST

File # 2020-194410

The Surrey RCMP General Investigation Unit (GIU) is investigating a shooting with ties to gang activity, in Newton.

Shortly before 2 a.m. on December 18, 2020, Surrey RCMP responded to a report of shots fired at a residence in the 6200-block of 132A Street. Surrey RCMP responded to the call and found evidence confirming that a shooting had occurred. While the residence was occupied at the time, no one was injured.

Early indications are that this was a targeted incident connected to the Lower Mainland Gang Conflict, with no on-going risk to public safety.

Surrey RCMP GIU is continuing the investigation as officers seek to identify the suspect(s) involved.

Anyone with information about this incident, or dash-cam footage, is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502, or Crime Stoppers, if they wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvecrime.ca

 

Released by

Cpl. Joanie Sidhu

Media Relations Officer
Surrey RCMP
www.surreyrcmp.ca
14355 57 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3X 1A9
Office: 604-599-7776
Email: surrey_media_relations@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
 

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