RCMP investigate targeted shooting in Surrey

Surrey RCMP are investigating what they believe was a targeted shooting that involved two vehicles Saturday evening.

The shooting involved two vehicles near 62nd Avenue and 142nd Street

Surrey RCMP located shell casings in the area around 62nd Avenue and 142nd Street, as well as 64th Avenue and 142nd Street. (Shane Mackichan)

Surrey RCMP are investigating what they believe to be a targeted shooting involving two vehicles Saturday evening.

At 6:26 p.m., police responded to multiple 911 calls of shots being heard in the area of 142nd Street and 64th Avenue.

Witnesses at the scene said that two vehicles drove off, and it appeared that the occupants of one vehicle were shooting at the other. 

Police found an abandoned white Ford pickup truck with bullet holes, which matched the description of one of the vehicles. The other vehicle was described as a smaller car.

Targeted shooting

"At this point, we believe that the incident was targeted," said Staff Sgt. Murray Hedderson of Surrey RCMP.

"We don't know the exact number of shots that were taken … at this point, we haven't had any reports of anything being hit that we're aware of, other than one pickup truck."

Hedderson also said he has not received any reports that anyone was injured in the shooting.

Surrey RCMP located a white Ford pickup truck with bullet holes near the scene. They believe this was a targeted shooting. (Shane Mackichan)

Police located a number of shell casings in the area, as well as casings near 142nd St. and 64th Avenue. 

Officers canvassed the neighbourhood looking for more evidence, and are speaking with witnesses for further information.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident or saw either of the vehicles leaving the area, to call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502, or contact Crime Stoppers.