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One man killed in targeted shooting in Burnaby: police

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Man killed in targetted shooting in quiet Burnaby neighbourhood
One man is dead following another targeted shooting in metro Vancouver - this time in a quiet neighbourhood in Burnaby. Jennifer Palma has the latest on the investigation and reaction from startled residents. – Feb 4, 2021

Local RCMP and the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team have been called to an area in Burnaby, B.C., where a man in his early 30s has been shot and killed.

Police said the shooting took place in the 6500-block of Portland Street around 8 p.m. Wednesday night.

They found the man deceased inside a vehicle.

The victim has now been identified as 32-year-old Chris Kenworthy.

The victim in the Burnaby targeted shooting has been identified as 32-year-old Chris Kenworthy.

It appears the incident was targeted, police said.

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A 22-year-old man was killed in an apparent targeted shooting at a residential complex in Langley last week.

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22-year-old man killed in overnight gang shooting in Metro Vancouver

Read more: Homicide investigators identify 22-year old killed in Langley, B.C., shooting in January

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Investigators later identified the victim as Arshdeep Singh.

It was not clear if the shooting was connected to the recent Lower Mainland gang conflict.

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