× Select City

Dunsmuir and Seymour closed due to major police incident

DH Vancouver Staff Nov 20, 2013 8:54 am

The Vancouver Police Department has closed Dunsmuir Street between Granville and Seymour Streets due to a major incident.

As many as a dozen police vehicles and yellow tape are blocking the area.

Update: a man was seen hanging off the ledge of a 14th floor balcony. As of mid-morning, after successful negotiations with asking the man to climb back into safety, he was placed into police custody.





Image: Peter J. Cavan via Twitter

Dh newsletter logo

Get direct access to our top weekly content, contests, and perks.

DH Vancouver Staff
Daily Hive is the evolution of Vancity Buzz, established in Vancouver in 2008. In 2016, the publication rebranded and opened newsrooms in Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal. Send story tips to [email protected]

© 2018 Buzz Connected Media Inc.