Vancouver police have launched a homicide investigation after a man was found dead in South Vancouver yesterday.
The Vancouver Police Department stated today (January 19) that a male body was discovered in a vehicle in the parking lot of Marine Gateway Cineplex near Southwest Marine Drive and Cambie Street prior to 8:30 p.m on January 18.
The individual is yet to be identified and no arrests have been made yet at this point.
The VPD stated that investigators do not believe there is a risk to the public.
This death is the second homicide in Vancouver this year.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the VPD at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Several hours later, a 45-year-old woman was found dead under suspicious circumstances at her residence in Gastown today (January 19).