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Man charged with second-degree murder after body found in Vancouver

Jenni Sheppard Mar 06, 2017 6:21 am 8,240

A Vancouver man has been charged with second-degree murder, after a body was discovered in a Downtown condo on Saturday.

Police were called to 438 Seymour Street at around 8 am, only to find the body of Vancouver resident Sofien Kazdaghli, 39, inside.

The following day, just after noon, police arrested another Vancouver resident, Diego Alphonso Huerta, 21, as he was about to board a Greyhound bus out of the city.

Huerta has been charged with second-degree murder, but the investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information about the case, please call VPD detectives at 604-717-2500, or to stay anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at

Jenni Sheppard
Jenni is a former Senior Staff Writer at Daily Hive. Happy Vancouverite. Traveller, snowboarder, foodie, film fan, feminist, geek, cheesemaker, curler.

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