SURREY, B.C. - Homicide investigators have been called in after an assault in the Vancouver area that ended with a 17-year-old boy dead.
The region's RCMP-led homicide unit says police were called Thursday afternoon about an assault in Surrey.
A news release says 17-year-old Jaylen Sandhu ran away and sought assistance at a nearby residence.
He was transported to hospital but he died a short time later.
The news release says the suspect fled and there have not been any arrests.
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