Canuck You Posted July 27, 2022 Share Posted July 27, 2022 Quote Malik, 75, was shot several times on the morning of July 14 in Surrey, B.C. CBC News · Posted: Jul 27, 2022 10:41 AM PT | Last Updated: 2 hours ago Ripudaman Singh Malik, centre, leaves B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver with his supporters on March 16, 2005, after he was found not guilty in the bombing of an Air India flight in 1985. Malik was shot dead on the morning of July 14. (Richard Lam/The Canadian Press) Two men have been charged with first-degree murder in the targeted killing of Ripudaman Singh Malik, who was acquitted in the 1985 Air India bombings and shot dead on July 14 in in Surrey, B.C. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) said in news release Wednesday the charges have been laid against Tanner Fox, 21, and Jose Lopez, 23. IHIT will be holding a press conference at 3 p.m. PT. Malik, 75, was shot several times on the morning of July 14 outside his family business, Papillon Eastern Imports, on 128 Street in Surrey. Malik and co-accused Ajaib Singh Bagri were acquitted in 2005 of mass murder and conspiracy charges related to a pair of bombings targeting Air India flights that killed 331 people, mostly from the Toronto and Vancouver areas. In recent years, Malik served as chairman with Khalsa School and managed two of the private schools' campuses in Surrey and Vancouver. He was also president of the Surrey-based Khalsa Credit Union, which has more than 16,000 members. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/ripudaman-singh-malik-killing-charges-1.6533769 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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