Tag Archives: Surrey

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.

Update – Birinderjeet Justin Bhangu dies from a gunshot wound in Surrey

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.

Karanpartap Waraich killed in targeted shooting

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)

Surrey Police investigating the suspicious death of Greg Lupel

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.

Vikram Toor and Ashim Raza dead after drive by shooting

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).

Body of Cree Woman Deanna Desjarlais found

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..