Tag Archives: Surrey

Sumeet Randhawa shot to death in Surrey BC

Surrey RCMP responded to report of a shooting in the 6700-block of 130 Street, on October 11th, just before 2:00pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find  30-year-old Sumeet Randhawa of Surrey, suffering from a gunshot wound. Despite life saving measures, Randhawa was pronounced at the scene.

Mr. Randhawa was known to police and they believe the attack was targeted.

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

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated October 7th, 2018

Toronto still leads with the highest homicide rate per capita of the ten major cities, Winnipeg is second, with the City of Vancouver, Edmonton, and Brampton tied for third.

Toronto and Brampton projected homicides are up considerably over the 2017 totals.

Click on city for listing of that city’s homicides

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 83 108.2 4.0 63
Montreal 1704694 18 23.5 1.4 24
Calgary 1239220 11 14.3 1.2 28
Ottawa 934243 14 18.3 2.0 14
Edmonton 932546 21 27.4 2.9 42
Mississauga 721599 6 7.8 1.1 9
Winnipeg 705224 17 22.2 3.1 21
Vancouver 631486 14 18.3 2.9 17
Brampton 593638 13 16.9 2.9 6
Hamilton 536917 6 7.8 1.5 10

Lakhwinder Singh Bal dead after fatal altercation in Surrey

Surrey RCMP responded to report of a fight at the McDonald’s restaurant near 129th Street and 96th Avenue on August 19th at approximately 9:00pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Lakhwinder Singh Bal, 48, unresponsive. Bal was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Investigators said Bal was known to police and the homicide was not random. Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448)

Leonardo Ngo dies in Surrey stabbing

Click here for the 2018 Surrey homicide list

Surrey RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing at a townhouse complex near 152 Street and 108 Avenue on August 6th at 4:30 pm.

Police arrived to find a male victim suffering from a stab wound. The victim was transported to hospital in stable condition. A short time later Leonardo Ngo, 20, arrived at the hospital where he died of stab wounds. Police believe both men were involved with the same altercation.

Police are searching for a 2017 black Jeep Cherokee Trail Hawk with B.C. license plates GH959X, which is associated to Mr. Ngo.

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

Surrey BC nurse Paul Bennett shot to death

Surrey RCMP responded to numerous reports of a shooting in the 18200 block of 67A Avenue on June 23rd at approximately 4pm.

Police arrived to find 47-year-old Paul Bennett suffering from gunshot wounds. Bennett was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. It has been reported that  Bennett was shot in his driveway while in his pickup truck.

Anyone with information on Bennett’s shooting is asked to contact IHIT at 1-877-551-4448

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

Jaskaran Singh Bhangal, 17, and Jaskarn Singh Jhutty, 16, shot to death in Surrey

Surrey RCMP received a report of two bodies found in the area of 192 Street and 40 Avenue on June 4th at approximately 10:30 pm.

Police arrived to find two teenagers, Jaskaran Singh Bhangal, 17, and Jaskarn Singh Jhutty, 16, lying roadside with gunshot wounds. Police said both victims were declared deceased at the scene.

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

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

Surrey 2018 Homicide Count and Victim List

Murders in 2018 So Far: 10 (11 in 2017)

The 2017 list is available here

January
1 – John Doe,  Male, Unknown
2 –  Jane Doe,  Male, Unknown

March
3 –  Pardip Brar,  Male, 23, Shooting

May
4 – Amin Vinepal, Male, 24, Unknown

June
5 – Jaskaran Singh  Bhangal, Male, 17, Shooting
6 – Jaskarn Singh Jhutty,  Male, 16, Shooting
7 – Paul Bennett, M, 47, Shooting

August
8 – Leonardo Ngo,  Male, 20, Stabbing
9 – Lakhwinder Singh Bal, M, 48, Unknown

October
10 – Sumeet Randhawa

Pardip Brar shot to death in Surrey

Surrey RCMP responded to a report of shots fired in the 6500-block of 137A Street on March 9th at approximately 7:00pm.

Police arrived to find 23 year old Pardip Brar suffering from gunshot injuries on the street. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Brar was known to police and they believe his murder was linked to other gang violence in the Lower Mainland.

A white sport utility vehicle and a black sedan were seen leaving the area after the shooting. IHIT would like to speak with anyone that has information about these two vehicles. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448)

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)