NRI youth shot dead in Canada

NRINERstevenSteven Sharda, 20, has been shot dead inside a car in Calgary city.

He was discovered with fatal gunshots in the car on July 11, beside another man with critical injuries. They were rushed to hospital where Sharda was declared dead on arrival while the other man was in critical condition.

Authorities believe it was a targeted attack, the shooters knew the victims, and the attack was not random. Witnesses have been interviewed and police are also reviewing surveillance cameras footage.

Staff Sergeant Doug Andrus said the second victim is expected to live but has not yet been able to speak with investigators. They are also trying to determine if the shootings are linked to recent violent incidents in the city’s northeast.