Teen shot in targeted attack in Whalley

Police are looking for the gunman who opened fire on Sunday night.

A 19-year-old was shot in Whalley on the weekend in what police are describing as a targeted attack.

On Sunday at about 10:30 p.m., Mounties received a call of shots fired near 134 Street and 90 Avenue.

Police were also told about several vehicles speeding away from the shooting.

Shortly after, Surrey RCMP received a call that a 19-year-old male was being treated in hospital for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

The victim was not co-operating with police, but after interviewing witnesses, it appears the gunman was known to the victim.

Surrey Mounties are requesting that anyone who may have witnessed the incident or observed vehicles fleeing from the area to call the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

 

Surrey North Delta Leader

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