Shooting in New Westminster

AT approximately 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 17, members of the New Westminster Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the 200-block of Osborne Avenue. The suspect fled the area before police arrived. Officers determined shots had been fired in what appears to be a targeted, isolated event.

“Investigators are speaking with witnesses and other parties who may be involved,” said Sgt. Josh Hooker. “Because we are still in the early stages of the investigation, detectives are working hard to determine what exactly happened. The New Westminster Police Department will provide further updates when more details are available.”

The New Westminster Police Department Major Crime Unit has taken over the investigation and is requesting anyone with information about this incident to call 604-525-5411.