Richmond RCMP responded to the 22000 block of Rathburn Dr to assist with a structure fire on March 19th at approximately 4:45am.
Once the blaze was extinguished the bodies of brothers, Chaten Dhindsa, 25, and Joban Dhindsa, 23. Police said both bodies showed injuries consistent with a homicide, however, the cause of death has not been released at this time. Both victims were known to police.
Det. Lara Jansen said, “This is believed to be a targeted incident related to the victims’ involvement in the ongoing Lower Mainland gang conflict,”
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