News

Beating victim in critical condition

A man is in critical condition in hospital after being badly beaten and left bleeding in a parked minivan on a residential street in Green Timbers.

Surrey RCMP say the 55-year-old aggravated assault victim was unconscious with significant head trauma when he was found in the vehicle at 12:30 p.m. Thursday (Dec. 29) in the 9500 block of 139 Street.

Police say the man was known to them for minor criminal matters, some drug-related, but could not say if the attack was gang-related.

"We don't know how he obtained those injuries yet," added Cpl. Drew Grainger.

Investigators with the serious crime unit are canvassing neighbours for information.

Anyone who can help is urged to call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or visit their website at Solvecrime.ca.

 


View Larger Map

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

New dynasty: Giants capture 3rd title in 5 years
 
Charges laid in fatal Surrey stabbing
 
Man arrested regarding Surrey sex attacks
Whitecaps face Dallas in one-off playoff game; Winner will face Pacific power Seattle Sounders
 
Awakening from a bad dream
 
Ryan Miller earns 300th career NHL win
Kovacs, Gommeringer net all-stars
 
PHOTO: Infernos too hot for Knockouts
 
Knockouts knock out Hornets in Coastal Cup action

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.