August 12, 2014 6:34 pm

UPDATE: Man shot in Burnaby Sunday night identified

Police say a man was shot multiple times and found lying in the road on 19 Avenue, west of 2nd Street just before 11:00 p.m.

Shane MacKichan, Global News

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 46-year-old Jahanbakhsh Meshkati. He was last known to reside in the Toronto area. There have been no arrests in connection with this homicide. Police continue to look for a motive. 

IHIT is investigating a fatal shooting in Burnaby Sunday night.

Police say a man was shot multiple times and found lying in the road on 19 Avenue, west of 2nd Street just before 11:00 p.m.

Neighbours report hearing gunshots.

He was rushed to Royal Columbian Hospital in serious condition, but later died. Police say the man is known to police and is a 46-year-old man from Alberta. The shooting is believed to have been targeted.

Anyone with information is asked to call IHIT at 1-877-551-4448 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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