Police have identified a man gunned down Tuesday night at a Langley gas station.
The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said 31-year-old Amanjot Singh Hans of Surrey was shot and killed in what appears to be a targeted attack.
On May 15th, at approximately 9:00 p.m., Langley RCMP was called to the Chevron Gas Station located near Highway One at the 232nd Street offramp for a report of shots fired. Upon police attendance, Amanjot was located in located suffering from gunshot wounds.
"We are releasing Mr. Hans' name in an effort to determine his activities and who he may have had contact with prior to his death," IHIT spokesperson Cpl. Frank Jang said in a news release.
The victim of homicide from the shooting at a gas station in #LangleyBC has been ID'ed as 31y/o Amanjot Singh Hans of #SurreyBC. #IHIT still seeking dash cam video from drivers who were on 72 AVE between 232 ST & Hwy10 on Tuesday night from 8pm-9:30pm. Contact #IHIT w/ info.— IHIT (@HomicideTeam) May 17, 2018
Police are asking for anyone with information about the shooting to come forward.
Any dashcam footage from drivers travelling down 72 Avenue between 232 Street and Highway 10 at around 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. is being sought in particular, police said.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
According to a media report, on March 19, 2008, Hans’ older brother Harkinder was gunned down in the parking lot of the Eagle Quest Golf Club in Surrey. At the time, police said he had gang links. He had also been named as a defendant in a massive ICBC fraud case involving a number of gangsters.