Surrey RCMP investigates shooting in Newton
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.
Cpl. Joanie Sidhu
Media Relations Officer
14355 57 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3X 1A9
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