Hells Angel member, Chad Wilson, found dead under Golden Ears Bridge in Maple Ridge

Police were initially called to the 20000-block of Wharf Street by Maple Ridge firefighters, on report of a body under the Golden Ears Bridge on November 18th.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has since identified the victim as Chad Wilson, 43, of Maple Ridge. Police said Wilson was a well established member of an organized crime group and they do not believe the homicide was random.

Anyone with information who has yet to come forward to police is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

Maple Ridge homicide victim known to police

Maple Ridge police were called to Kin Park, at approximately 6am on December 22nd on report of shots fired.

The victim, who was known to police died after driving himself to Ridge Meadows Hospital. His name has not been released by police at this time.

Police believe the shooting was targeted and ask anyone with information can contact the IHIT tip line at 1-877-551-4448 or email ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

Update January 15th
The victim has been identified as Manricco “Ricco” Sansalone, 26.

Bradley Allan Nielsen, found dead at a Maple Ridge scrap yard

Police were called to a property in the area of 28800 block of Lougheed Highway at around 10am November 1st on report of a body.

Police found the man who was later identified as Bradley Allan Nielsen, 53, of Maple Ridge, dead at the scene. Police believe the attack was targeted.

Nielsen was last seen October 31 at around 6pm. Anyone with information is asked to contact IHIT at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448).

32 year old shot to death in Maple Ridge

Ridge Meadows RCMP responded to reports of a shooting at around 2am on September 24th. Police arrived to find a 32 year old man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police believe the shooting was targeted.

More information will be added as it becomes available.


Police have identified the victim as Jonathan Patch 32.  Dean Sahanovitch 55, has been charged with the murder of patch.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation to contact the IHIT tip line at 1-877-551-4448 (IHIT).

Peter Bender found dead in his car

Police were alerted to a shooting in the area at about 4:20 a.m on December 19th. when they arrived they found a 33 year old Peter Bender dead in his car of a gun shot wound, at the Maple Ridge Presbyterian Church parking.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT tipline at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or email at ihittipline@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.