Calgary, AB,

Family of murder victim Allan TEATHER pleas for information

The family of murder victim Allan TEATHER is releasing a video statement to the media in hopes of encouraging more information from the public that would lead to additional charges in Allan’s murder.

The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit is also able to provide an update on the investigation. Detectives have recovered what they believe is the gun that was used to kill Allan Teather, and the vehicle believed to have been used in the commission of the offence. Both the gun and the vehicle are currently undergoing forensic examination by the crime lab.

Investigators believe that more than one person was involved in the murder and anticipate that more people will be charged. Police also believe there are more people who have information and are asking them to come forward.

Andria Teather, Allan’s mother, has provided a video statement for the media. The video will be made available on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

On Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, two men were arrested in connection with the murder but were released without charge pending further investigation.

On Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, investigators and members of the Vancouver Police Department arrested a man in Vancouver for his alleged involvement in the 2008 murder of TEATHER. The man was questioned and released pending further investigation.

On Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, police arrested and charged Brian CHENG, also known as Brian LUONG, 34, of Calgary with one count of first-degree murder following an appeal for information from the public.

TEATHER was shot and killed on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008, in the parkade of a condo complex in the 100 block of Village Heights S.W. Police continue to investigate this incident and believe the homicide was targeted and financially motivated.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service Homicide Tip Line at 403-428-8877, or the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be left anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477


APP: "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store

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