The recent murder at the downtown Wall Centre has shaken locals, but longtime observers of B.C.'s crime scene say its nothing unusual, and likely to continue due to the thriving illegal drug trade.
Bystanders might fall innocent pray to retaliation, but girlfriends and associates of gangsters are the real concern, officers say.
"Wolf packs are not as tight as you think they are," says RCMP officer.
Notorious Red Scorpion member had been target of earlier assassination attempts, this time shot in busy tourist venue.