IHIT takes conduct of investigation after shooting victim succumbs to injuries

Surrey

2021-12-01 11:14 PST

File # 2021-181563

Surrey RCMP is updating the public regarding the investigation into a shooting that occurred on November 29, 2021. (See previous release)

On November 29, 3:00 a.m., Surrey RCMP responded to the report of a shooting in a residence in the 9600 block of 137 Street. Frontline officers attended and located a 45-year-old male with life threatening injuries. The male victim was transported to the hospital and received medical treatment; however, he died of his injuries on November 30, 2021.

Based on the investigative theory in this initial phase, this incident appears to be a targeted act. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called and will be working in partnership with the Surrey RCMP Major Crime Section.

Police are currently in the evidence gathering phase, no further information will be provided at this time. Further details and media availability will be handled by the IHIT Media Relations Officer.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.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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