One man hospitalized after being shot in Surrey on Tuesday night
Surrey RCMP are investigating after a man was shot and taken to hospital on Tuesday night in Newton at around 8 p.m.
Police say they responded to reports of shots fired at the intersection of 148 Street and 64 Avenue.
Police say a suspect wearing dark clothing shot into the vehicle the victim was driving. The victim’s vehicle then hit another car before coming to a stop.
A dark-coloured sedan was seen driving away from the area westbound.
Police say that while the investigation is still in its early stages, they believe the shooting was targeted.
The victim is a 22-year-old man from Surrey who is known to police and believed to be involved in the drug trade, but he is not cooperating with police.
Anyone who has information about the incident or suspect vehicle, is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or http://www.solvecrime.ca.
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