Vancouvers 6th homicide

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.

Daniel Blake Penney charged with the murder of Mary Caitlin Walton

Mary Caitlin Walton’s body was found dead in her Victoria home on March 14th by Victoria police. Her cause of death still has not been released.

Four hours earlier police responded to an attempted suicide, 51-year-old Daniel Blake Penney was found unconscious on a property he co-owned with Walton in Colwood, B.C. Police found a man inside a car in a garage with the engine running and the doors shut.

Mary Caitlin Walton’s estranged husband Daniel Blake Penney has now been charged with her murder.

Vladimir Shevalev, murdered by his son

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.

Alexander Renney found dead in Richmond

20 year old Alexander Renney was found dead in the 14000-block of River Road early morning on February 23.

Police are treating the death as suspicious and say it does not appear to be a random attack. The cause of death has not been released.

IHIT is asking anyone with information to call its tipline at 1-877-551-IHIT

James Enright died helping a friend

Police were called to reports of a fight at the Edmonds SkyTrain station.  When they arrived they found James Enright in need of medical attention. He was rushed to hospital where he later died.

Police said Enright, 27, was in the wrong place at the wrong time when he tried to help a friend involved in an altercation Burnaby on Feb. 15.

Two people have been arrested, however neither of the suspects can be named due to a publication ban, according to IHIT.

Rayna Johnson dies in Ladysmith BC after an altercation

Police officers and paramedics were dispatched on February 3rd on reports of a physical altercation between a group of people at Campers Corner RV Park in Ladysmith. Dispute resuscitation attempts, Rayna Johnson 55 died at the scene.

Trevor George Meers 50,  of Ladysmith has been charged with one count of manslaughter in relation to Johnson’s death

Three men charged with the murder of Jordan McLeod

Darren Sundman, 33, Kurtis Sundman, 26, and Sebastian Martin, 42, were arrested August 9th and charged with first-degree murder of Jordan McLeod of Prince George.

McLeod was last seen on January 16th and reported missing on the 19th . Police responded to reports of shots been fired on January 16th. Upon arrival they found evidence that someone had been injured, however no body was found.

McLeod’s body was found in Febuary by a man walking his dog.