Man in custody after domestic homicide in Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge: The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has laid charges against 29 year old Randy Scott in relation to the shooting death of 33 year old Pitt Meadows resident, Peter Bender.

“This homicide was a result of a domestic related incident that occurred in the early morning hours of December 19, 2015.  Randy Scott has been charged with Second Degree Murder and is in police custody after turning himself in,” says Cst. Meghan Foster,  Media Relations Officer, Integrated Homicide Investigation Team

“An arrest warrant was issued for Mr. Scott on January 19, 2016.  Mr. Scott turned himself in on February 16, 2016 to face these charges.” says Cst. Meghan Foster.

Mr. Scott is expected to appear in the Port Coquitlam Provincial Court on February 18, 2016.