Richmond RCMP received multiple 911 calls of shots fired in the 8000-block of Sunnymede Crescent on October 2nd at 11:03pm.
On arrival police located two men suffering from gunshot wounds. Both men were transported to local hospitals where 21-year-old Shemar Jack of Toronto was pronounced deceased. Police said the second victim remains in critical condition.
On October 3, at 7:30 a.m. Surrey RCMP received a call of a burnt vehicle in the 17000-block of 92 Avenue, Surrey. IHIT has taken conduct of the scene and is working to determine if it is connected to the homicide.
Investigators believe the shooting was targeted and connected to the Lower Mainland Gang Conflict and are working to determine Jack’s connection to the area. Anyone who was in the 8100-block of Sunnymere Crescent, Richmond, between 10:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. on October 2, or the 17000-block of 92 Avenue, Surrey, on October 3, between 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. with dash-camera video to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448).