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Overnight Surrey shooting leaves one man in hospital

RCMP attend the scene of a shooting in Surrey early Sunday morning. Shane MacKichan

An overnight shooting in Surrey left one man in hospital on Sunday.

Surrey RCMP were called to the area of 91 Avenue and 148 Street around 3:30 a.m. to reports of shots fired.

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Officers arrived to find a 35-year-old man who had been shot in the leg.

Mounties said they don’t believe the incident is linked to the ongoing Lower Mainland gang conflict.

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The incident happened at a home that was at the centre of a shooting and police chase just three weeks ago.

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At this point, police say they don’t believe the shootings are connected.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Surrey RCMP or Crime Stoppers if they wish to remain anonymous.

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