The Surrey RCMP has engaged the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) following a shooting that occurred early this morning near the Whalley/Guildford border.
On February 4, 2021 shortly before 7:30 a.m., Surrey RCMP responded to reports of shots heard in the 10800-block of 139A Street. Surrey RCMP Frontline officers arrived and located a man and woman inside a residence, both suffering from gunshot injuries. The man has non-life-threatening injuries while the woman was in grave condition. Both were transported to area hospitals where the woman unfortunately succumbed to her injuries
Early indications are that this shooting was not a random act. The area surrounding the scene of the shooting will be cordoned off for a significant period of time.
This investigation is still in its early stages while officers continue gathering evidence. Surrey RCMP will continue to work with IHIT as the investigation progresses. Further details and media inquiries 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. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1‐800‐222‐TIPS (8477).