Tag Archives: Surrey

2 People found dead in a Surrey house fire – Integrated Homicide Investigation Team works with RCMP on the case

Surrey RCMP was called to the 17400 block of 28B Avenue for a report of a house fire on January 25th at approximately 2:45pm.

Two bodies were found in the home in what RCMP are calling suspicious. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

The IHIT has paired with the RCMP to investigate the deaths.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

Shawnn Patrick Cotter’s death deemed a homicide

Surrey police responded to report of a suspicious circumstance in the 17800 block of 64 Avenue, on January 8th at 12:30am.

Police located Shawnn Patrick Cotter, 37, unresponsive. Despite life saving efforts Cotter was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Corporal Meghan Foster of IHIT said “from the evidence gathered so far investigators believe that his death is not random.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

The case of missing woman San Li Liao, turned over to The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team

San Li Liao was last seen on May 26 in the 14900 block of 54A Avenue. Her vehicle was found at the Guildford Recreation Centre on May 29 in Surrey.

After an extensive search for Liao police believe foul play is suspected in her disappearance have turned the investigation over to the Integrated Homicide Team.

Anyone with information on Liao’s disappearance is asked to call the IHIT tip line at 1-877-551-4448, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Nicholas Khabra shot to death in Surrey

Surrey RCMP responded to a report of shots fired from the 14300 block of Crescent Road on October 23rd at approximately 2:10am.

Police arrived at the scene to find Nicholas Khabra 28, suffering from a serious gunshot wound. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Shortly after receiving the first call, a second report to police was made from a female victim who said that she too had been shot. she was send to hospital and is expected to survive.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

The 2017 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here. 

Robert Jones charged with manslaughter in Surrey house fire death

Emergency crews were dispatched ti a fire on the 12300 block of 112A Street at approximatley 12:20 am, September 7th.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team were called to the scene when a body was found after the fire was extinguished. Police said the victim was a man, but have not released his identity.

Police arrested Robert Jones, 32, on September 8th and charged him with manslaughter.

The 2017 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here. 

Pardeep Singh dies in targeted Surrey shooting

Surrey police responded to report of a shooting on August 29th at approximately 8:46pm in the 6300 block of 166 Street. Police located the victim in the drivers seat of a vehicle.

The victim, Pardeep Singh, 22, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police believe the homicide was targeted and said that Singh was associated to gangs.

Cpl. Meghan Foster said police are looking for a light coloured minivan that was seen fleeing the scene after the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

The 2017 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here. 

Tanner Krupa 19 of Edmonton found dead in Surrey alleyway

Surrey police responded to report of an altercation in the area of 6900-block of 127A Street on August 20th at approximately 5am.

Tanner Krupa, 19, of Edmonton was found unresponsive in a back alleyway.  Krupa was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries that police said were consistent with a homicide.

Cpl. Frank Jang of IHIT said in a release that “The investigation is in its early stages and it is unknown if the incident was targeted,”.

Anyone with information is asked to call 1-877-551-IHIT

The 2017 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

Bhavkiran Dhesi found murdered inside a burnt out vehicle

On August 2, at approximately 12:20am., Surrey RCMP and emergency crews responded to a report of a vehicle fire in the 18700-block of 24th Avenue.

The body of Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi, 19, was found in the vehicle after fire fighters extinguished the flames. Desi’s body had visible injuries consistent with homicide.

Miss Dhesi was last seen leaving the family home on Tuesday August 1 at 9pm. Police think the attack was targeted.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448), or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

Fatal stabbing leads to the 5th homicide of 2017 for the city of Surrey

Surrey police were called to the 8800-block of 144th Street at approximately 2am on July 8th on report of an injured man.

The victim was located by police and rushed to hospital where he died of a stab wound. The victim’s name will not be release until next of kin has been notified.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

The 2017 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

Manslaughter charge laid in the stabbing death of Jaspreet ‘Jesse’ Dhaliwal

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.