09/19/2013 08:26 EDT

Ezar Ahmed Khan Dead: Joe Brown Park Body Identified As Surrey Man

City of Surrey

Ezar Ahmed Khan has been identified as the body found in Surrey's Joe Brown Park, the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said in a Thursday news release.

Surrey RCMP found the body in the park at 123rd Street and New McLellan Road just after 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday.

Homicide investigators were called in when it appeared that the victim had met with foul play.

Khan, 30, had a criminal record dating back to 2010. Police believe the murder was targeted but not gang-related.