Surrey, BC – On August 20th, just before 5:30 am, the Surrey RCMP was called to the 6900 block of 127A Street for a report of a suspicious occurrence. Upon police attendance, an unresponsive adult victim was located in a laneway near this location. The individual had succumbed to their injuries and the manner of death is suspicious in nature.
The area surrounding the scene will be cordoned off for a significant amount of time. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called and will be working in partnership with the Surrey RCMP.
Police are currently in the evidence gathering phase and no further information will be provided at this time. Further details and media availability will be handled by the IHIT Media Relations Officer.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT tipline at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at [email protected] Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Police File # 2017-117208