Targeted shooting in Richmond

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SHORTLY after 2 p.m. on Thursday, frontline Richmond RCMP officers responded to the area of Fraserbank Place in east Richmond for reports of shots fired.

Richmond RCMP Serious Crime Unit has taken conduct of this investigation and believe that it was a targeted shooting.

A dark coloured pickup truck was observed fleeing the scene and investigators have located an abandoned vehicle suspected of being involved in the incident in Surrey.

There are no reported injuries at this time.

Some areas will have limited access as investigators search for other evidentiary materials.

If anyone has any information on this incident or dashcam/video security footage, police ask that you contact Richmond RCMP at 604-278-1212 and quote file # 2022-22232.