Police investigating the Christmas eve death of Dennis Johnston in Langley as a homicide

Langley Police were called to a home on 224 st on report of an unresponsive male on December 24th at around 9:20pm. 

Police said the body of Dennis Johnston, 67, was found in his home on 224 Street, close to 28 Avenue. Despite life saving efforts Johnston was declared deceased at the scene. The cause of death has not been released at this time. 

One person at the scene was initially taken into custody but later released. Police are trying to establish a timeline prior to his death. Anyone with information can call 1-877-551-4448.