IHIT called in to investigate homicide in Langley

ON Thursday just before 1:30 a.m., Langley RCMP was called to the 1800-block of 224 Street after a report of man down was received. Police located an adult victim who was found to be deceased.

Police said that this does not appear to be a random act.

The area surrounding the scene will be cordoned off for a significant amount of time and 224 Street is currently closed between 16 and 24 avenues. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called in and will be working in partnership with Langley RCMP.

IHIT is seeking dashcam footage from anyone who was on 224 Street between 16 and 40 avenues between 11 p.m. on February 9 and 1:30 a.m. on February 10.

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.