Shooting incident – One male injured after calls of shots fired

Surrey

2021-02-16 10:53 PST

On February 16, 2021 at approximately 10:15 PM, Surrey RCMP received calls of shots heard in the area of 145 Street and 82 Avenue. Surrey RCMP Frontline and Gang Enforcement officers were immediately dispatched to the area.

Update: The area of 145 Street and 82 Avenue are now open.

Once on scene, officers located a male in the area suffering from a gunshot wound. The male has been transported to a regional trauma hospital where he is being treated for his injuries.

The investigation is still in its early stages. Officers are conducting neighbourhood canvassing and speaking with several witnesses to obtain further information. At this time this incident does not appear to be a random act, but rather targeted at this male.

The area of 145 Street and 82 Avenue will be closed for the next few hours while investigators gather evidence.

Anyone with further information who has not already spoken to police is asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers 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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