Thursday , April 22 2021

Vancouver police investigate death of elderly woman as homicide – BC

Vancouver police are investigating the city's 15th homicide after a woman's body was found at her apartment in East Vancouver on Saturday morning.

By 8 am on Nov. 24, the VPD received a 9-1-1 call from someone who had just discovered an 80-year-old dead woman inside her apartment near Kingsway Avenue and Kerr Street.

"It is still very early in this investigation and our Homicide Unit is collecting information to help determine the motive and who may be responsible," says VPD Constable Jason Doucette. "While our officers continue to join in what has happened, we are reminding the public to immediately report suspicious behavior to 9-1-1."

Police are asking anyone who drove in the area of ​​Kingsway Avenue and Kerr Street on Saturday morning between midnight and 6 am, or who was in the area and saw something suspicious, be called to call detectives in 604- 717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.police tape

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