Update (September 12): Vancouver police arrested a male suspect and released further details about this homicide case. For more information, see this article.
Original article (September 11):
Vancouver police are investigating an incident that took place yesterday in the West End, after which a man succumbed to his injuries.
The Vancouver Police Department (VPD) stated in a news release that after 8 p.m. on September 10, Vancouver police responded to call about an incident near Pendrell and Thurlow streets.
Upon arrival, officers found a 29-year-old man who had sustained life-threatening injuries from the incident. He was taken to hospital, where he later died.
No arrests have been made yet.
The VPD stated that the incident, which police deem "suspicious", is believed to be isolated and that there isn’t any danger to the public.
The name of the victim is being withheld while the next of kin is being notified about the death.
Anyone with information is asked to call the VPD’s Major Crime Section at 604-717-2500 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.