News

Man, 3 kids, pepper sprayed in Surrey

Surrey area where a man and three children were pepper sprayed. - Google images
Surrey area where a man and three children were pepper sprayed.
— image credit: Google images

A man and three children were treated for pepper spray injuries after an altercation in a quiet Newton neighbourhood this week.

On Tuesday, at about 8 p.m. a man was walking with his son in the 7700-block of 125 Street when a black Range Rover sped by.

The man yelled for the driver to slow down. The vehicle stopped and three people got out.

A verbal altercation ensued, and eventually the three got back in the SUV and drove away.

It returned, stopped near the man and his son, and someone in the vehicle pepper sprayed the man.

The spray also hit his son and two other children who were playing in a nearby park.

The people hit with the spray were treated for their injuries at the scene.

Police believe they know the owner of the vehicle and will be contacting him shortly.

Anyone with information is asked to call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

@diakiw

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 ...

Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap
 
B.C.-only wines to come to some grocery stores
 
Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents
Surrey RCMP officer to stand trial on multiple gun charges
 
Girl airlifted from Sunnyside as a precaution
 
Initial assessment finds mother unfit to stand trial: defence
Door-to-door mail service being eliminated in Mission
 
House destroyed by fire in residential Agassiz
 
Trinity Western University in Langley sues law society over law school

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

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

Dec 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.