Surrey RCMP is advising the public of a “sudden death investigation” involving a man who was found on the ground in critical condition on Tuesday (April 23).
At approximately 3:16 p.m., police were notified by Emergency Health Services of an injured man who was reported to be laying on the ground in the 13300-block of 114th Avenue.
“Police and paramedics attended, and the man was transported to the hospital in critical condition, but has died of his injuries,” Surrey RCMP say in a release.
New Deployment: #IHIT is in the 13300-block of 114 Ave #surreybc after a man was found on the ground at about 3:16pm. He has died of his injuries in hospital. Very early in the inveatigation. Got info? Call #IHIT or anonymously @SolveCrime No media availability tonight. pic.twitter.com/Z6Klmt1gXx
— IHIT (@HomicideTeam) April 24, 2019
Police have not said what his injuries were.
The area surrounding the scene will be cordoned off for a “significant amount of time,” police say.
The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called and will be working in partnership with Surrey RCMP.
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.
Or, to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit solvecrime.ca.