Police name victims in South Surrey triple shooting; 1 person now in custody – BC

Written by Javed Iqbal

A cheeky one public shooting in South Surrey, which left two men dead, has been under investigation by the Integrated Investigation Team since the incident took place on July 30.

The police are now naming the three victims, but are not saying which victims have died.

“IHIT identifies the victims as 26-year-old Harbir Khosa, 20-year-old Robeen Soreni and 19-year-old Jordan Krishna,” said Sgt. David Lee said.

“Khosa and Krishna are both known to police and all three victims are from Surrey.”

Investigators hope the release of the victim’s names can further the investigation.

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The triple shooting “was confined to a parking lot and about a 2010 black BMW X5,” police said.

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According to the police, the black BMW X5 is connected to all three victims.

“At this time, we are unable to specify which two (victims) have died for security reasons,” Lee told Global News on Saturday.

“The third victim remains in hospital with life-threatening injuries.”

“We can confirm that the three victims were together. They arrived at South Surrey Athletic Park at around 14.27 in a black BMW X5.

“The shooter approached them, then the shooting happened.”

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The police have now also given a description of the suspect who they believe is responsible for the triple shooting.

“Homicide investigators have determined that there was a single suspected shooter who fled on foot from the black BMW X5,” Lee said.

“The suspect was described as a male wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, beige pants and a dark baseball hat.”

Police said the suspect fled westbound out of the park after the shooting.

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The triple shooting is now believed to be part of ongoing gang and drug activity, according to IHIT.

On Friday, August 5, police executed a search warrant at a home near South Surrey Athletic Park in connection with the shooting investigation and one person was arrested.

No charges have yet been filed.

Anyone with potential information about the shooting, the victims, the black BMW X5 or the suspect is asked to contact IHIT at 1-877-551-4448.

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On July 30, Surrey RCMP responded to a report of shots fired in the South Surrey Athletic Park area.

When officers arrived, they found three men in medical distress suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

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Two of the men died shortly after, and the third victim was transported with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Global News has contacted IHIT for further comment.

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