Man dies after being stabbed on Commercial Drive in East Vancouver

Oct 13 2017, 3:31 pm

A man in his 30s has died from his injuries after he was stabbed on Commercial Drive Thursday night.

At approximately 9:30 pm, emergency crews were called to Commercial Drive near East 1st Avenue for reports of a man in medical distress.

Upon their arrival, they found a man suffering from stab wounds. He was rushed to hospital, but succumbed to his injuries.

Investigators are now working to confirm the man’s identity and then notify his next-of-kin.

No arrests have been made yet in connection with the case but at this point, police don’t believe the incident was random.

Anyone who may have information about this homicide is asked to contact VPD detectives at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers’ anonymous hotline at 1-800-222-8477 or online at solvecrime.ca.

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