In a news release issued Monday, police said emergency services were called to the area of 137A Street and 90 Avenue at approximately 10:30 p.m. for a man in a vehicle needing medical assistance.
The victim, 19-year-old Harman Singh Dhesi, was found with gunshot wounds and taken to hospital where he died.
In the release, IHIT put out a plea to the public, asking for help to further its investigation.
“The victim was known to police and his shooting is believed to be a targeted incident. Investigators will be working to determine motive,” the release said.
IHIT Sgt. Frank Jang said police are asking for anyone with dash-cam video to “secure the footage” and contact police immediately.
“The initial phase of any investigation is critical for us as we move quickly to secure time-sensitive and perishable evidence.
Anyone with information is asked to call the IHIT information line at 1-877-551-4448 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.