Vancouver police investigate a Downtown Eastside homicide.

Vancouver, British Columbia 2023 Homicide Victim List is available here

Vancouver police responded to a single-room occupancy hotel near East Hastings and Carrall on January 17th at approximately 7:00am.

On arrival police located a deceased person who has not been identified. The cause of death has not been released, however, police said the death was a homicide.

There is no ongoing risk to the public. Information will be updated as it becomes available.

Anyone with information is asked to call VPD’s Homicide Unit at 604-717-2500.