Crews look after a teen shot at a Whalley school on Tuesday night.

Teen shot at Whalley school

A 17-year-old is in hospital after being shot at a basketball court at Prince Charles Elementary School.



A teenage boy is in hospital after being shot in the leg area while standing in the basketball court of a Whalley elementary school.

On Tuesday (Dec. 1) at about 8:40 p.m., police were called to a shooting at Prince Charles Elementary, in the 12400-block of 100 Avenue.

When Mounties arrived, they found a 17-year-old suffering from a gunshot to the leg area.

He was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the youth was approached by two males and one shot him in the leg.

Police are looking for two Caucasian males between the ages of 17 and 22 years old, approximately 5’10, wearing dark clothes and their faces covered with scarves.

Anyone with further information who has not already spoken to police is asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvecrime.ca