Suspect in Wings stabbings still sought by investigators

SURREY — Police have not yet arrested a suspect in a double stabbing at a Surrey restaurant earlier this month.

Shortly after the attack, police released some video stills of a suspect in the Wings Tap and Grill double stabbing hoping someone might identify him.

Two male employees were stabbed at the Newton restaurant on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 2. "We have most of our major crimes section dedicated to getting this guy," Surrey RCMP Cpl. Bert Paquet said.

One was stabbed in the shoulder and hand and the other in his abdomen.

Paquet said police suspect the stabber had intended to steal something from the restaurant. The employees confronted him when he entered it through the back door. It happened shortly after noon, in the 7100-block of King George Boulevard, as diners ate their lunches.

Police are looking for a man in his 40s with white or olive skin, about five feet 10 and of large build. He was wearing a black jacket at the time.

"Identifying and apprehending the suspect has remained a priority for our investigators," Paquet said. "We are asking the public for any information on this case in order to assist us in taking this individual into custody."

Police ask anyone with information to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Surrey council sets new rules for Good Citizen of the Year award

Candidates have more hurdles to jump before getting nominated for the prestigious local title

White Rock funds cultural activities moved online by COVID-19

Museum, community orchestra receive production grants

EXPLORE SURREY: Tee up some adventures in the city

Also: A walk through Surrey’s public art collection

DFO says 5 aggrieved B.C First Nations were consulted on fisheries plan

Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations calls response ‘a sham,’ adding DFO never incorporates their views

Friends do ‘amazing’ home makeover for retired police officer

Pitt Meadows RCMP veteran was away getting treatment for PTSD

Canucks ride momentum into NHL playoff series against defending Stanley Cup champs

PREVIEW: Vancouver opens against St. Louis on Wednesday

Pitt Meadows woman gives birth on in-laws’ driveway

Frédérique Gagnon new son is appropriately named after Norse trickster god

Man, 54, charged in connection with fatal attack of Red Deer doctor

Doctor was killed in his walk-in clinic on Monday

UPDATE: Two dead after fishing boat sinks off southern Vancouver Island

Shawnigan Lake-registered Arctic Fox II went down off Cape Flattery, west of Victoria

VIDEO: B.C. community rallies to save snared eagle

Revelstoke climber scales tree to save the raptor

42 more people test positive for COVID-19 in B.C.

The province has recorded no new deaths in recent days

Most Read