Shooting in Surrey neighbourhood in broad daylight believed to be targeted: police
VANCOUVER – Witnesses say a man driving a silver minivan was chased and shot at by at least one person in a car in Surrey Wednesday afternoon.
There were many pedestrians and witnesses around at the time, who say the man eventually got out of his minivan at 192A and 72 Avenue when the suspect, or suspects, took off.
Surrey RCMP were called to the incident and the 34-year-old Surrey man was found suffering from a gunshot wound to his hand. He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Mounties have identified several subjects of interest in the shooting but is getting little help from the male victim, who is known to police.
Surrey RCMP’s Serious Crime Unit, along with the Integrated Forensic Identification Section, is currently investigating but believes the shooting was targeted.
“It’s a little shocking, it’s a little scary, but you have just go to do your best to try and help people out,” said a witness named Chris.
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