Surrey man Delta's first homicide victim of 2015

Surrey man Delta’s first homicide victim of 2015

DELTA  — A Surrey man is Delta’s first homicide victim of 2015.

Arundeep Cheema, 24, was shot dead Friday night in the driveway of a North Delta house he was visiting, while waiting inside his car.

The shooting happened in the 11800-block of 75A Avenue at 8:20 p.m.

Police had not made an arrest by press time. Sgt. Sarah Swallow said Cheema was "known to police" but added it’s "too early to say" if the shooting is believed to have been gang or drug related.

tzytaruk@thenownewspaper.com