Tag Archives: British Columbia

Jatinder Sandhu shot to death in Surrey

Surrey police were called to the 14300 block of 90A Avenue on July 23, at approximately 10:30 pm on reports of a shooting. Police arrived to find Jatinder Sandhu 28, and his friend Sean Pasha  injured.

The pair had just come from a coffee when they were shot at while parked in Pasha’s driveway. The two men were rushed to hospital where Sandhu died from a head wound. Pasha was treated for a non life threatening gunshot wound.

Police have no suspects at this time.

22 year old woman dead in what police believe to be a murder suicide

Police were called to a town-home on Eagleridge Drive on July 15th at around 5pm on report of a woman in medical distress.

On arrival a 22 year old woman was found and declared dead at the scene. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said the woman’s injuries were consistent with foul play.

Officers found the suspect’s lifeless body in Buntzen Lake on July 16th.

The investigation is in the early stages but police said the evidence collected leads them to believe the deaths to be a result of a tragic murder suicide.

 

John Robert Oliver Anderson, Chilliwack’s latest homicide victim

John Robert Oliver Anderson, 40 was found in a home on Glenwood Street on Wednesday July 13th severely injured after responding to a call of medical distress. Anderson was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

David ‘Yoda’ McKay 37, Cydnie Markel-Rempel 21 has been arrested in connection with the death of Anderson.

Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

Mother of 6 dies in Port Moody house fire

Port Moody Police were called to a home on Dewdney Trunk Road at around 1: 30 pm on report of a domestic dispute on July 10th .  Police arrived to find the home engulfed in flames and were told there were two adults inside the home.

The two adults were rescued and the female was taken to hospital, while the man was taken away by police. Five of the couple’s six children were home at the time of the fire but escaped from the second story window.

The woman died in hospital Sunday evening.

Niether names of the victim or suspect have been released at this time.

The man who is believed to be the husband and father to the children is facing second degree murder charges.

Christopher Serrano shot to death blocks away from Burnaby Hospital

Police were called to Forest Street, at around 9:30 pm June 13th on reports of gunshots.

Police arrived to find good samaritans preforming CPR on Christopher Serrano also known as Christopher Hurtado. Serrano was rushed to hospital where he died from a gunshot wound.

Police say that Serrano’s death was a targeted hit.

Serrano is known to police, he was charged for slashing  a man in the throat with a box cutter during the Olympics.

looking for a dark coloured sedan that may have been involved in the incident.The sedan is damaged as it hit two cars while fleeing the scene.

Body found wrapped in a sleeping bag in Fraser River

Vancouver police say a body found wrapped in a sleeping bag in the Milltown Marina on Monday June 6th, was the result of a targeted hit. The body was said to be wrapped in black plastic, and tucked inside a sleeping bag.

Police will not be releasing the name of the victim until the next of kin has been notified.

Police said they believe the death was targeted and there is no threat to the public’s safety.

Investigators are now asking anyone who may have seen anything unusual in the area in the past 24 hours to call the VPD at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Richmond Developer Amarjit Singh Sandhu shot to death in Tim Hortons parking lot

56 year old Amarjit Singh Sandhu president of Sandhill Development, was shot to death in at around 6pm on June 4th at the Coppersmith shopping centre, outside the Tim Hortons.

Witnesses said the suspect pulled out a gun with a silencer attachment and shot at Sandhu and that it sounded like a paint ball gun.

Police believe the shooting was targeted and are looking for a non-white male, approximately six-foot tall, slim build, who was wearing a grey or light grey coloured hoodie.