IHIT deployed in Coquitlam after double fatal shooting

Coquitlam, Information Wanted

2022-11-23 22:02 PST

File # 2022-31049

Coquitlam RCMP is advising the public of a double homicide that occurred in Coquitlam at 7:45 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23, 2022.

Coquitlam RCMP Front-line officers attended the area of Dawes Hill Road and Mundy Street in Coquitlam after receiving multiple 9-1-1 reports of a possible shooting. Responding officers located multiple shell casings and two unresponsive victims inside a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds. One victim was pronounced deceased on scene while another was transported to hospital and later succumbed to their injuries.

A third victim was located suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and has since been transported to the hospital.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called and will be working in partnership with the Coquitlam RCMP.

Police are seeking any witnesses or persons who may have video footage, including dashcam, surveillance or cellphone video to contact investigators. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by e-mail at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

Released by:

Cpl. Alexa Hodgins
Media Relations Officer
Coquitlam RCMP
2986 Guildford Way, Coquitlam, B.C V3B 7Y5
Office: 604-945-1580

Email: coquitlam_media@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
Website: coquitlam.rcmp-grc.gc.ca (English only)

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