Surrey RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing in the 17000 block of 57th Avenue on March 26th at around 6am. Once at the scene, Police located 36 year old Jaspreet ‘Jesse’ Dhaliwal suffering from a serious stab wound.
Dhaliwal was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries.
Police arrested 27 year old Gurtarn ‘Tarn’ Sandhu, 26 at the scene. Sandhu has been charged with Manslaughter in the death of Jaspreet Dhaliwal.
The death of Dhaliwal is the 4th Surrey Homicide this year. The 2017 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.
Surrey police were called to the 8200 block of 166th Street on March 13th at 2:30pm after receiving reports of a shooting.
Police located the victim, 29 year old Birinderjeet Justin Bhangu suffering from a gunshot wound inside a vehicle. Despite life saving efforts Bhangu succumbed to his injuries.
Cpl Megan Foster said that Bhangu was known to police, and they believe the shooting was targeted.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)
Update May 17th
Johnny Steven Drynock 22, has been charged with first degree murder in relation to the death of Bhangu. Police said Drynock has been in police custody since April 8th for an unrelated matter.
Surrey police were called to the 7400-block of Sinclair Crescent at around 8pm on January 26th on report of shots fired. Police arrived to find Hershan (Shawn) Bains 36 unresponsive in the vehicle.
Police said Bains died of a gunshot wound. Bains is known to police, and they believe the shooting is targeted.
More to come…
Surrey Police were called to the 12900 block of 96th Avenue on January 23rd at around 9:15pm after several reports of gunshots.
Police arrived to find Karanpartap Waraich 22, suffering from gunshot wounds, in vehicle that had crashed into a sign at a McDonald’s restaurant. Waraich was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.
Police believe the shooting was targeted and ask that anyone with information call IHIT Information Line at 1‐877‐551‐IHIT (4448)
Emergency crews responded to report of an unresponsive man at the Safeway located at 88th Avenue and 152nd Street on November 25th at around 10pm.
Paramedics tried to revive Greg Lupel 27, of no fixed addess however he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have not ruled out foul play. Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)
The Surrey homicide victims list is available here.
Murders in 2016 So Far: 10 ( 14 in 2015)
#1 – John Doe
#2 – Jane Doe
#3 – Deanna Desjarlais
#4 – Brendan Chand
#5 – Jatinder Sandhu
#6 – Sean Kelly
#7 – Troy Clysdale
#8 – Vikram Toor
#9 – Ashim Raza
#10 – John Doe
Surrey police responded to report of a shooting on 159th Street and 110th Avenue at around 7:30 pm on October 28th in Surrey’s Fraser Heights.
Police arrived to find Vikram Toor, 24, and Ashim Raza, 19 suffering from gunshot wounds in a vehicle in what appeared to be a drive by shooting. The one man was pronounced dead at the scene, while the other man was rushed to hospital when he died of his injuries.
Police believe the shooting was targeted, although neither of the victims were known to police.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
The badly decomposed body of Deanna Desjarlais 27 was found in a wooded area without a path leading to it, in Surrey, BC. Police were able to determine the identity of the woman through a thumb print.
Desjarlais family filed a missing persons report late April after she had travelled to Vernon BC and nobody could get in touch with her.
Police have not released any other details at this time..
Surrey police were called to the scene of a stabbing on September 14th at around 2pm in the area of 135th Street and 108th Avenue.
Police found Troy Clysdale 49, and another man who were both suffering from stab wounds. Clysdale was in serious condition and was rushed to hospital where he died on September 15th. The other man is expected to survive.
Boni-Muhammed Mutawakel 20, was arrested feeling the scene and has been charged with aggravated assault. RCMP have been consulting with the Crown Counsel on the charges being upgraded to homicide.
Police responded to an altercation between two cell mates at the Surrey Pretrial Services on August 3 at around 7:30pm.
Police found John Murphy 25 in serious condition. Murphy was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.
Murphy’s cellmate Jordan Burt has been charged with second degree murder.