Coquitlam RCMP responded to report of an abandoned vehicle on Quarry road September 23, when they found Jason Zellmer 39 of Surrey, dead in close proximity to the vehicle.
Police first deemed the death as suspicious, however it is now being investigated as a homicide. An autopsy will be conducted in the coming days to determine the cause of death.
More to come…
Police were called to a town-home on Eagleridge Drive on July 15th at around 5pm on report of a woman in medical distress.
On arrival a 22 year old woman was found and declared dead at the scene. The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said the woman’s injuries were consistent with foul play.
Officers found the suspect’s lifeless body in Buntzen Lake on July 16th.
The investigation is in the early stages but police said the evidence collected leads them to believe the deaths to be a result of a tragic murder suicide.
Coquitlam RCMP were called to the North Fraser Pre-Trial holdings after an inmate was severely beaten on April 17th by his cellmate.
Neil Leslie was send to hospital where he died on April 22.
Leslie’s cellmate Zachariah Pakarinen, 27, has been charged with manslaughter in the beating death.
The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team says two people were found dead in a Coquitlam residence July 16th.
The names of the victims have not been released, nor has the nature of the crime.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT tipline by calling 1-877-551-IHIT (4448).