Serious incident with IHIT engagement

Surrey

2021-10-05 11:44 PDT

File # 2021-152005

Surrey RCMP is advising the public of road closures following a fatal shooting in Newton.

On October 5, 2021 at approximately 9:56 pm, the Surrey RCMP responded to a report of shots fired in the area of the 12200 block of 80 Avenue.

Upon police attendance, an adult victim was located suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite all attempts to revive the individual, the victim succumbed to their injuries.

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.

Traffic will be affected for an unknown amount of time with 122 A Street shut down for both north and southbound traffic between 80 Avenue and 78 Avenue.

Further details and media availability will be handled by the IHIT Media Relations Officer.
 

 

Released by

Cpl. Vanessa Munn

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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