According to reports, residents received an emergency alert on their mobile devices at 6.20 am, warning the public to remain out of the area. According to the text of the message posted on social media platforms, the suspect was a Caucasian male with ‘dark hair’ who was ‘still at large’.
“200th Street is closed both ways between Willowbrook Drive and the Langley Bypass Monday morning,” Global News reported.
“Multiple shooting scenes in the downtown core in the city of Langley with 1 incident in Langley township involving transient victims. Male is described as Caucasian, dark hair, wearing brown carhart coveralls and a blue and gree camo shirt with red logo on right sleeve associated to a white car. Police have interaction with one suspect unknown if others involved at this time. Please remain alert and out of the area,” the first alert, received at about 6.15 am read.
At about 7 am local time, the police said that a man was arrested, but officials were still determining if there were more suspects involved in the shootings. Langley is located about 40 kilometres southeast of Vancouver.