Kyle Cromarty dead in shooting at Chilliwack

0
485
Kyle Cromarty
Kyle Cromarty

Chilliwack:  The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) is requesting public assistance to further its ongoing investigation into the homicide of a 27-year-old Chilliwack resident.

On October 4, 2018 at 2:42 p.m., the Chilliwack RCMP received reports of shots fired in the 46000-block of Yale Road.  Police arrived to find a man with gunshot wounds, who was taken to hospital.  Despite the best efforts of medical staff, the victim died of his injuries.  IHIT was called in and has assumed conduct of the investigation.

IHIT is working closely with its partners from the Chilliwack RCMP, the Integrated Forensic Identification Services and the B.C. Coroners Service to gather evidence.

To further the ongoing homicide investigation, IHIT is confirming that 27-year-old Kyle Cromarty of Chilliwack was the victim of homicide.

Corporal Frank Jang of IHIT says, “It is still early in the investigation but we believe Mr. Cromarty was targeted for murder.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551- IHIT (4448), or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).