Bhavkiran Dhesi found murdered inside a burnt out vehicle

On August 2, 2017, 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

Update June 23, 2019
25-year-old Gurvinder Deo and 22-year-old Talwinder Khun Khun were arrested by RCMP on June 21st, and charged with accessory after the fact to murder, and indecently interfere with or offer an indignity to human remains. 21-year-old Harjot Deo faces a charge of second-degree murder. Deo’s mother, 53-year-old Manjit Kaur Deo, as well as his sister, 23-year-old Inderdeep Deo, were both arrested in May and charged with accessory after the fact to murder. RCMP said Gurvinder Deo is Harjot Singh Deo’s brother and Talwinder Khun Khun is an extended family member.