Tag Archives: Surrey

Surrey police investigating the city’s latest homicide

Surrey RCMP attended a residence in the 7000 block of 144A Street on December 7th at approximately 1:30am. 

Surrey Fire Service and paramedics contacted police after responding to report of a deceased adult, and finding the victim with injuries consistent with foul play. The victim’s identity and cause of death have not been released at this time.

RCMP said the investigation is ongoing and as that anyone with information to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448). 

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

Ranjeev Sangha, a well-known Bhangra promoter shot to death in Surrey

Surrey Police were called to a report of shots fired in the14600-block of Southview Drive at around 11:46am on November 26th.

Police said 41-year-old Ranjeev Sangha was pronounced deceased at the scene. The IHIT said  the suspects immediately fled after the shooting in a black four-door sedan.

Richmond police received a report of burning black sedan in the 12000-block of Cambie Road, on a pedestrian path at approximately 12:49pm.

*More information will be added as it becomes available.

Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448), or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

22-year-old shot to death in Surrey’s latest homicide

Surrey RCMP responded to a report of a person on the ground outside of a home in the 14200-block 70A Avenue, on November 9th at approximately 1:30am.

Police said they found the 22-year-old victim who had been shot. He was pronounced deceased. The shooting happened a few blocks from Vanier Elementary School and two day-cares.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

Rizig Bona charged with the death of his wife Anida Magaya

Emergency crews responded to a report of an injured female at a home in the 16100-block of 110 Avenue in Surrey, on October 5th.

Police arrived to find 42-year-old Anida Magaya deceased inside the home with injuries consistent with homicide.

Magaya’s husband,  44-year-old Rizig Bona, was arrested and charged with second degree murder in relation to her death.

Anyone with information, who have yet to come forward to police, is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551-IHIT

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Wesley Dean Rideout, identified as Surrey’s latest homicide victim

Surrey RCMP was called to an Esso Station near 104 Ave and King George Boulevard on October 21, at approximately 2:45am on report of an assault. Police said the caller and the assault victim ran away prior to police arriving.

Surrey RCMP was notified by the BC Coroner Service at approximately 240pm, on the same day, that the victim had died in hospital from his injuries.

The victim has been identified as Wesley Dean Rideout, 39. Rideout is known to police and they believe his death was targeted.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448)

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Sumeet Randhawa shot to death in Surrey BC

Surrey RCMP responded to report of a shooting in the 6700-block of 130 Street, on October 11th, just before 2:00pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find  30-year-old Sumeet Randhawa of Surrey, suffering from a gunshot wound. Despite life saving measures, Randhawa was pronounced at the scene.

Mr. Randhawa was known to police and they believe the attack was targeted.

Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448), or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated October 7th, 2018

Toronto still leads with the highest homicide rate per capita of the ten major cities, Winnipeg is second, with the City of Vancouver, Edmonton, and Brampton tied for third.

Toronto and Brampton projected homicides are up considerably over the 2017 totals.

Click on city for listing of that city’s homicides

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 83 108.2 4.0 63
Montreal 1704694 18 23.5 1.4 24
Calgary 1239220 11 14.3 1.2 28
Ottawa 934243 14 18.3 2.0 14
Edmonton 932546 21 27.4 2.9 42
Mississauga 721599 6 7.8 1.1 9
Winnipeg 705224 17 22.2 3.1 21
Vancouver 631486 14 18.3 2.9 17
Brampton 593638 13 16.9 2.9 6
Hamilton 536917 6 7.8 1.5 10

Lakhwinder Singh Bal dead after fatal altercation in Surrey

Surrey RCMP responded to report of a fight at the McDonald’s restaurant near 129th Street and 96th Avenue on August 19th at approximately 9:00pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Lakhwinder Singh Bal, 48, unresponsive. Bal was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Investigators said Bal was known to police and the homicide was not random. Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448)

Leonardo Ngo dies in Surrey stabbing

Click here for the 2018 Surrey homicide list

Surrey RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing at a townhouse complex near 152 Street and 108 Avenue on August 6th at 4:30 pm.

Police arrived to find a male victim suffering from a stab wound. The victim was transported to hospital in stable condition. A short time later Leonardo Ngo, 20, arrived at the hospital where he died of stab wounds. Police believe both men were involved with the same altercation.

Police are searching for a 2017 black Jeep Cherokee Trail Hawk with B.C. license plates GH959X, which is associated to Mr. Ngo.

Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448)

Surrey BC nurse Paul Bennett shot to death

Surrey RCMP responded to numerous reports of a shooting in the 18200 block of 67A Avenue on June 23rd at approximately 4pm.

Police arrived to find 47-year-old Paul Bennett suffering from gunshot wounds. Bennett was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. It has been reported that  Bennett was shot in his driveway while in his pickup truck.

Anyone with information on Bennett’s shooting is asked to contact IHIT at 1-877-551-4448

The 2018 Surrey Homicide Victim List is available here.