Shooting in Langley leaves one man dead, victim identified

Langley, BC – The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has identified the deceased victim from the shooting at a gas station in Langley, BC on May 15, 2018.

In order to further the ongoing homicide investigation, IHIT is confirming that 31-year-old Amanjot Singh Hans of Surrey was the victim of homicide. Investigators believe his murder was targeted.

IHIT continues to work closely with its partners from the Langley RCMP, the Integrated Forensic Identification Services and the B.C. Coroners Service to further the investigation.

Investigators are still seeking dash cam video from drivers who were travelling along 72 Avenue between 232 Street and Highway 10 at around 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on the evening of May 15, 2018.

Investigators would also like to speak with anyone who has information about a dark-coloured Dodge pickup truck that was found burning in the 8300-block of 196 Street in Langley at about 9:20 p.m. on the same evening.

“We are releasing Mr. Hans’ name in an effort to determine his activities and who he may have had contact with prior to his death,” says Corporal Frank Jang of IHIT. “We urge anyone with information to please come forward.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448), or by email at [email protected]

Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

File # 2018-729

Integrated Homicide Investigation Team

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