Charges laid in highway shooting


2021-03-17 08:59 PDT

File # 2021-37743

Surrey RCMP General Investigation Unit (GIU) is updating the public that charges were laid in relation to the shooting on Highway 99 in Newton. (See previous release 2021-03-16)

The Surrey RCMP began their investigation following reports of a fight and shooting involving two men in the 13500-block of Highway 99 on March 15, 2021, just after 7:30 p.m.

Twenty-two-year-old Adam Yousef Aboubaker of Coquitlam was arrested and has been charged with attempted murder, discharging a firearm with intent to endanger life, and discharging a firearm while being reckless to the life or safety of another person.

The victim is still in the hospital in serious condition. There is no indication of any ongoing risk to the public related to this incident.

Anyone with more information about this incident or dash-cam footage is ask to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502, or Crime Stoppers if you wish to remain anonymous at 1-800-222-8477 or

Released by

Sgt. Elenore Sturko

Media Relations Officer
Surrey RCMP
14355 57 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3X 1A9
Office: 604-599-7776

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