Warrant issued for Anhad Singh Virk, suspect in December Surrey stabbing

Anhad Singh Virk

SURREY RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance to locate the suspect in a stabbing which occurred on December 13, 2018, in the Newton area of Surrey.

The stabbing, which occurred outside of a business in the 13400-block 72nd Avenue, shortly after 5 p.m., resulted in serious injuries to a man in his 50s. The suspect fled the scene prior to police being called.

Police believe this incident was a targeted attack.

The Surrey RCMP General Investigation Unit advanced the investigation and on January 25, the BC Prosecution Service approved charges, including attempted murder, against 21-year-old Anhad Singh Virk, of Surrey.

An arrest warrant has been issued, and police are now seeking help from the public to locate Virk.

Virk is described as a South Asian male, 31 years old, 6’ tall, 190 lbs, with black hair, and brown eyes (see photo).

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Virk is asked to call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502, or contact CrimeStoppers if you wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvecrime.ca