Fatal shooting in Burnaby spawns IHIT investigation


Global BC said in a tweet there was a fatal shooting at 4600 Southlawn Drive near Brentwood in Burnaby and that IHIT is currently investigating.

The Burnaby RCMP confirmed there was a shooting in Burnaby in a statement and said the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team is taking over. They said they received reports of several shots being fired and a man was found on scene, but succumbed to his injuries in hospital.

No further details are being given by IHIT at this time.

IHIT is asking anyone with additional information to give them a call at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or email at ihittipline@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

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