SURREY RCMP are currently investigating a shooting that occurred at a residence in Whalley. The residence, which is known to police, has been the target of previous shootings.
On Sunday, May 16 at approximately 4:15 a.m., Surrey RCMP responded to a report of a shots fired in the 10800-block of 139A Street. Officers located evidence confirming a shooting had taken place. Police did not locate anyone injured in the shooting.
The investigation is still in its early stages; however, initial indications are that this incident was targeted. While this shooting is tied to criminal activity, it is not believed to be connected to the Lower Mainland Gang Conflict. This residence has been the target of previous shootings. The occupants are providing limited cooperation with police. One resident of the home was arrested on outstanding warrants from Abbotsford.
The Surrey RCMP General Investigation Unit has taken conduct of the investigation. Officers have conducted neighborhood canvassing, spoken with several witnesses, and seized video surveillance from the area.
Anyone with more information is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502. If you wish to make an anonymous report, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca.