Surrey RCMP investigate after man attends hospital with gunshot wound

Surrey

2021-07-08 14:14 PDT

File # 2021-10518

Surrey RCMP is investigating after a 23-year-old man was dropped off at a local hospital with an apparent gunshot wound.

At approximately 2:30 pm, on July 8, 2021, Surrey RCMP was notified by medical staff that a man arrived at the hospital for treatment of a gunshot wound to his leg. Police are now working to confirm the location of the shooting.

Although this investigation is in the early stages, police believe this was a targeted shooting linked to gang activity. The victim is known to police.

Anyone with information about this incident 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

Cst. Sarbjit Sangha

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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