Maple Ridge – Ridge Meadows RCMP is seeking information in relation to a shooting which occurred over the Canada Day long weekend.
On Sunday, July 1(@9PM), police responded to a call of a single car accident. A 2014, Dark Grey Fiat 500 was travelling East bound on Old Dewdney Trunk Road in Pitt Meadows when it had collided with a power pole located between Lougheed Hwy and Reichenbach Road. When police arrived it was discovered the accident had been the result of a shooting where the driver of the Fiat, a 36 year old, North Vancouver woman, was the target.
Photo is representation only and not actual victim vehicle.
Police have identified two alleged suspect vehicles;
Suspect vehicle number 1
· Silver Ford Focus hatchback with Manitoba plate
· Female Driver
· Male passenger
Photo is representation only and not actual suspect vehicle.
Suspect vehicle number 2
· Late model Black or dark coloured pick-up truck
· Unknown make and model
· Male driver
· No photo available
The female victim is known to police. She suffered serious injuries as a result of the shooting and was transported to hospital. Police are looking for any witnesses, video or dash cam footage.
“No clue is too small,” states Corporal Amanda Harnett. “We are looking for anybody who may have seen the victim’s car or the two alleged suspect vehicles in the area of Reichenbach Road and Old Dewdney Trunk Road, including any video or dash cam footage.”
Harnett further states, “Several people came to the aid of this victim and Ridge Meadows RCMP wishes to thank them. If you were at the scene and did not speak with police please contact us.”
If you have any information about this incident please call the lead investigator, Constable Victoria Boechler, directly at 604-467-7639. If you wish to remain anonymous call CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-222-8477 or leave a TIP online at www.solvecrime.ca. Crime Stoppers may pay a reward of up to $2000.00 if your information leads to an arrest and conviction.