IHIT still investigating the deaths of three people at a Langley house fire. One of the deceased has been deemed a homicide, the investigation continues into the other two deaths

Langley RCMP were called to the 19600-block of Wakefield Drive on June 13th at approximately 5:30 pm on the report of a fire.

Police arrived to find the house engulfed n flamed and the body of one resident of the house deceased in the backyard with “injuries consistent with homicide”. Emergency crews discovered two other bodies inside the house and their identities are not yet confirmed. One man was rescued from the home and was treated on scene for minor injuries.

Sergeant Frank Jang of IHIT said “Although the flames have been extinguished, the property where the fire took place remains an active homicide crime scene. Neighbours in the area should expect frequent activity at the home by our investigators for the next while.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448).

The 2020 BC Homicide Victim List is available here.

Details on Canada’s Top 10 Mass Murders based on numbers of victims is available here!