Samir Mokhtar was shot to death in East Vancouver July 27th, just blocks from the murder scene of Jason Nguyen.
Mokhtar was accused in the killing of 20-year-old Aladdin Ramadan, September 2014, and was on bail when he was killed, living at his father’s home.
Investigators are trying to determine whether Monday’s murder, which marked the 10th in Vancouver since the start of the year, was any kind of retaliation.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Vancouver Police Department at 604-717-2500.
Jason Nguyen was found injured in his home by a family member on Sunday July 26th.
Police say the teen had severe injuries and was rushed to a nearby children’s hospital, but he died on the operating table.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Vancouver Police Major Crime Section at (604)717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
A body of a man was found dead by witnesses on July 17th in Andy Livingstone Park, in Vancouver.
The victim has only been identified only as a 44-year-old who had recently arrived in Vancouver.
Minutes after the discovery of the body, witnesses saw a man, Matthew Brenner, 26, running from the area. Police caught Brenner who has since been charged with second degree murder
Vancouver Police were called to the house with reports of a violent confrontation. Police advised the family that Gang Yuan’s body was cut into 100 pieces.
Li Zhao, the man charged with second-degree murder in Yuan’s death.
Zhao was arrested after the discovery of Yuan’s dismembered body on May 2.
A 57 year old man was found unconscious, suffering from a serious head injury in east Vancouver parking lot on April 3rd.
The man was rushed to hospital where he later died
The cause of the injury is unknown at this time, no arrests have been made.
Two men were found inside a hotel with stab wounds. A 24-year-old man died at the scene while a 37-year-old man was rushed to hospital where he later died on March 15th. The VPD’s Major Crime Section and Forensic Identification Unit are investigating.
The motive for the double stabbing is unknown, according to VPD Sgt. Randy Fincham, who said a suspect has not been identified.
Both victims are known to police.
However there names have been released.
Vladimir Shevalev, 81, believed to have died of natural causes in his Coal Harbour home on Mar. 1, 2015, but some concerns led police to an investigation.
19 Alexander Konstanovich Shevalev the son of Vladimir was arrested and charged with manslaughter on June 10.
On March 3, the body of 36 year-old Rose Paul was found in the basement suite of a home on East 22nd Avenue near Main Street.
The family of a murdered woman says her boyfriend Daniel Paul was arrested by Vancouver Police.
The body of Rose Paul, a mother of five, was found March 3 in the basement suite of a home on East 22nd Avenue in Vancouver. Now her sister, Candace Paul, says she got a call from police saying he was arrested by two female police officers a month later.
A 49-year-old man with an extensive criminal record has been killed on the Downtown Eastside in Vancouver, marking the city’s second homicide of the year.
Around 4 a.m. on Wednesday Feb 11th, Lorne Melting-Tallow was found unresponsive and bleeding on the sidewalk on Hastings near Columbia Street. Melting-Tallow was taken to the hospital but later died.
VPD Constable Brian Montague says it’s unclear how long the man may have been there.
The cause of death is not being revealed.
Roxanne Louie, who moved to Vancouver from Oliver, was visiting the south Okanagan for the holidays. A family member reported her missing after she missed her flight from Penticton back to Vancouver, said RCMP in a news release.
Louie, 26, was last seen leaving her mother-in-law’s home early on Jan. 4 on her way to meet some unknown friends.
Police confirmed Monday Jan. 12th that Grace Elinor Robotti, 65, has been charged with second-degree murder, and her brother, Pier Louis Robotti, 63, has been charged with being an accessory to murder and interfering with human remains.