Burnaby RCMP were called to a home near N Gilmore Avenue and Oxford Street at approximately 12:30pm on November 30th.
Police arrived to find an 18-year-old female with life threatening injuries. She was taken to hospital where she died of her injuries. Sgt. Frank Jang said the Homicide Team is investigating.
An adult male has been taken into custody but no charges have been made at this time. Police said it was an isolated incident and residents should not fear for their safety. The deceased and man arrested are known to one another.
Anyone with information is asked to contact IHIT by calling the information line at 1-877-551-IHIT.