August 7, 2018 2:37 am
Updated: August 7, 2018 10:35 pm

Surrey targeted stabbing leaves 1 man dead

WATCH: One man is dead and another is in hospital after a stabbing in Surrey overnight. IHIT says the incident was targeted, but as Grace Ke reports, it has left a normally quiet Surrey neighbourhood shaken.

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One man is dead after a stabbing in Surrey on Monday afternoon.

RCMP said in a release that they responded to the 10800-block of 152 St. after reports of a man being stabbed at around 4:30 p.m.

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A man was taken to hospital in stable condition, but not long after, a second man arrived in hospital with serious injuries. He later died.

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Officers believe the cases are related and the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) is now working with the Surrey Serious Crimes Unit in what they’re calling a targeted attack.

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Officials don’t believe the public is at risk.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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