Update Teixeira arrested – Police searching for Brandon Nathan Teixeira, in relation to the shooting death of Nicholas Khabra

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. 

Update September 7th 2018
The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team is looking for Brandon Nathan Teixeira, 27, who is facing a first-degree murder charge in relation to the death of Nicholas Khabra. Teixeira is described as  5-10 Caucasian male with brown eyes, brown hair, 161lbs and has a snake tattoo on the left side of his chest and a sleeve tattoo on his left arm.

Update April 4th, 2019

The Bolo Program and Crime Stoppers  are offering a combined reward of $55,000 for information leading to the arrest of Brandon Teixeira. To be eligible for the reward, information can be reported to 911, the IHIT information line or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- TIPS (8477) or www.solvecrime.ca. This reward is available for an initial period of six months.

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

Update December 3rd, 2019
Brandon Teixeira was arrested yesterday in Oroville, California by US agencies. The IHIT said the next step is extradition proceedings handled by the US Dept of Justice.

It has been reported that Teixeira and another man, left the home when police served the warrant on December 1st, got into a vehicle and tried to flee. During the attempted escape, Teixeira rammed an armored vehicle with his vehicle. Once Teiceira’s vehicle was disabled he refused police orders and the K9 unit was used to apprehend him.