Quadra Island RCMP attended a residence to conduct a wellness check on a 39-year-old woman on January 16th.
On arrival police located the woman deceased inside her home. Vancouver Island RCMP General Investigation Section and the RCMP Forensic Identification Section deemed the death a homicide.
Corporal Alex Bérubé, spokesperson for the RCMP in British Columbia said “Investigators believe this incident was targeted, the incident was isolated and investigators do not believe there are any further risk to the public. The investigation is ongoing.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact the VIIMCU information line at 250-380-6211.