Police are investigating an assault that happened on March 1st at The Fraser Regional Correctional Centre that left a 27 year old man dead.
The inmate was rushed to Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police are not releasing the name of the victim at this time.
Kimberly Ansell, 31, and Marcello Verna, 20,were found dead on Shannon Way in Kelowna on March 2nd. The bodies were found off the road in a wooded area.
The couple was found close to each other and there was no sign of a third person involved.
Police believe the death of Ansell and Verna is an isolated incident and are calling it a murder suicide.
On February 27th Adam Palsson was rushed to hospital after an altercation left him in serious condition.
Palsson dies as a result of his injuries in hospital.
No charges have been laid.
Police were called to the scene when a fourth-storey tenant complained to the building landlord about a horrid smell on February 23. The landlord knocked on the door but when she didn’t get a response she went in to find David Delaney 63, dead on his bed with no signs of trauma. She immediately called 911.
Abbotsford police are not releasing the cause of death at this time.
Shayne Daniel Duncan McGenn, 33, has been charged with the second degree murder of David Delaney.
William Fisher had been in prison for less than a week when he went into medical distress on February 25th at the North Fraser Pre-Trial Centre. Officers responded to a fight where they found 27 year old Fisher in distress. He was rushed to hospital where he died a short time later
Fisher was awaiting transfer to a federal prison, Fisher was facing a three-year sentence for his involvement in the Stanley Cup riots.
Police were called to a home on Yarrow Central Road in Chilliwack on February 24, on arrival police found the 51-year-old victim deceased.
The woman’s death was ruled suspicious but police have not said how she died. Police have said the victim and suspect knew each other.
Clayton Jacob Warkentin 19, was arrested on March 4th and charged with first degree murder.
Emergency crews responded to call at an apartment complex on Columbia Boulevard in Lethbridge February 7th on reports of an injured woman.
Frances Candice Little Light 56, was found by paramedics and transported to hospital where she died a short time later.
An autopsy was conducted on February 9th, however police are not releasing the cause of death. Police have no suspects at this time.
Police are investigating a murder in the South Granville neighbourhood in a Historical building. A man was found Saturday January 30th in an apartment around 11 p.m near the intersection of Granville and West Broadway.
Police are still at the scene investigating.
The death is being called Vancouver’s first homicide of 2016, however another death this month lead to a manslaughter charge. Read it here.
…More to come
Police said that Christopher Denis Kwik 40, was found shot in an apartment at 2425 Granville Street by a person who was checking on the unit. Kwik did not live there, police believe that he was shot earlier that day.
A Port Coquitlam resident called police on January 22 after he heard what he thought were firecrackers and subsequently found Yonatan Kassa on the ground moaning.
Police said the victim, was rushed to hospital, but could not be saved.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact IHIT at 1-877-551-4448
On January 26th Police and EMS received a 911 call of a person in cardiac arrest. On arrival they found a 49 year old Dennis Adolph dead at the 4 Seasons Motel on the East Trans-Canada Highway.
Police have not released the mans name, cause of death or any suspects.
Update: Police said that Gordon Paul Camille, 65, of Kamloops was arrested on February 5th, and has been charged with murder.