November 23, 2017

IHIT: case of body found in Surrey deemed a homicide

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team says the case of a body found in the 12100 block of Colebrook Road in Surrey Sunday afternoon, has been deemed a homicide. The body was reported to Surrey RCMP at about 12:08pm. IHIT Spokesperson Bari Emam says the gender or identity of the victim can't yet be confirmed.   CKNW Vancouver News … [Read more...]

IHIT now involved after Surrey man found

Police are confirming that the body found in a Surrey car last night is that of a man reported missing on the weekend. The Intergrated Homicide Investigation Team say it was 29 year old Vimal Chand found dead at about eight last night in a car in the 6600 block of 140th street. Neighbors said the car had been sitting in the same place for … [Read more...]

IHIT looking into double homicide in Hope

Homicide investigators are in Hope investigating a double homicide. Integrated Homicide Investigation Team spokesperson Sergeant Jennifer Pound says just before 2:30 am police were notified that two men were dead inside a home in the 69100 block of Othello Road. "At that point the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team was called in and we do have … [Read more...]

IHIT identifies victim of New West shooting

The Integrated Homicide Investigation team is confirming it was a targeted shooting that claimed the life of a man in New Westminster yesterday.  They are also releasing the victims name. He was 32 year old Sam Balani. Police say he was renting the basement suite where his body was found. The shooting happened early yesterday morning in the … [Read more...]

I-HIT investigates in Fleetwood

Surrey RCMP were called to a home in the Fleetwood neighbourhood whereupon they found a woman's body in a basement suite. The home, in the 84 hundred block of 148-A Street at Spencer Drive, was secured and the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team was called in to assume control. Currently, they say the homicide is not gang … [Read more...]

IHIT has been called to Surrey after a body was found

Surrey mounties called in the Intigrated Homicide Investigation Team Thursday night. IHIT's Corporal Adam MaCintosh says the case is in its early stages and there isn't much he can make public. "Shortly after 7pm Surrey RCMP were called to a residence in the Fleetwood area as a result they entered into an homicide investigation. An individual was … [Read more...]

IHIT identifies victim of latest Abbotsford killing

Police have identified the 80-year-old man found dead Saturday in Abbotsford. Nirmal Bains' death is considered suspicious. The integrated homicide team is leading the investigation. Bains was found by a family member in an outpost building on his rural property near the airport. CKNW Vancouver News … [Read more...]

I-HIT investigators in it for the long haul

Homicide investigators will remain at a house in Surrey's Newton neighbourhood overnight and into Friday. Officers are trying to figure out how a man came to be shot dead in the basement suite of a house on 70th Avenue at 124th Street.  Corporal Adam McIntosh with I-HIT says the investigation is in its early stages so far. When asked if … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Surrey shooting victim dead; IHIT taken over

A shooting victim in Surrey is dead and the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has taken over. RCMP Staff Sgt. Blair McColl says the shooting happened at a home in the 14000 block of Grosvenor Road last night. "At about ten minutes to ten, we received a report of several shots fired in a residential area." It is not yet known whether the … [Read more...]

IHIT investigating after a body found in Squamish.

Police will release more information soon about the body found in Squamish today near Shannon Falls and the popular hiking area the Squamish Chief.   It is unconfirmed but reports have the body being a man who was duct taped and beaten.  We do know the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has taken over the file as … [Read more...]