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Burned out vehicle tied to Surrey fatal shooting found: IHIT

Last Updated Sep 30, 2019 at 10:25 pm PDT

Summary

IHIT released a new video of the silver sedan believed to be connected to the fatal shooting on Saturday

IHIT is looking for witnesses and dash cam footage of the silver sedan

SURREY (NEWS 1130) — A burnt sedan found within hours of daylight shooting in Surrey is believed to be associated with the suspect, according to investigators.

The Integrated Homicide Investigations Team (IHIT) released a new video of the silver sedan believed to be connected to the fatal shooting on Saturday.

It happened around 6 p.m. when a masked man fired between five to eight shots into a black Mercedes, killing the 29-year-old man inside. The suspect then took off in the vehicle police believe to be the same as one that was  found near Willingdon and Kemp Street in Burnaby.

IHIT is looking to the public to help with the investigation by providing dash cam footage of the silver sedan. The suspect is described as black male who fled the scene in the silver sedan with another black male from the Mobile gas station at 188th Street and Fraser Highway.

The victim was known to police, though his identity is not being released while investigators notify family members.

IHIT says the shooting is believed to be a targeted attack.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the IHIT information line 1-877-551-4448, or send an email to ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca. Anonymous reports can go through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.