Two men charged following assault


2023-08-23 10:27 PDT

File # 2023-139451

Surrey RCMP is advising the public that two men have been charged following an aggravated assault that occurred Friday night in Whalley.

On August 18, 2023, at approximately 11:22 p.m., Surrey RCMP received multiple reports of a man walking around a parking lot with a machete in the 10100-block of King George Boulevard. While on route, police were updated that the man allegedly struck a vehicle with the machete and an altercation ensued with the two occupants of the vehicle.

Upon police arrival a man with significant life-threatening injuries was located. The victim, a 55-year-old man was transported to hospital, where he remains.

Surrey RCMP Serious Crime Unit took conduct of the investigation, identified and arrested two suspects.

On August 19, 31-year-old Parminder Singh Brar and 21-year-old Simarpal Singh were charged with aggravated assault. Both men remain in custody.

Released by

Cpl. Vanessa Munn

Media Relations Officer
Surrey RCMP
14355 57 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3X 1A9
Office: 604-599-7776


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