Male shot dead in targeted incident in Richmond

RICHMOND RCMP are currently on scene a kilometre east of 17100 Cambie Road for a report of a deceased male located by the public.

On August 7, at approximately 9:32 a.m., Richmond RCMP were called to the scene of an unresponsive male found in the ditch. Upon arrival, officers located a deceased male who may have been killed during what appears to be a shooting incident. The investigation is still in its early stages, but initial indications are that this incident is targeted and does not appear to be a random act.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called in and will be working in partnership with the Richmond RCMP.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage related to this incident is asked to contact IHIT at 1-877-551-4448, or via email at