Vancouver police investigate the city’s 9th homicide

Vancouver, British Columbia 2023 Homicide Victim List is available here

Vancouver police were called to a vacant property near Renfrew and East 8 Avenue at approximately 10 p.m. on June 21 on the report of a deceased body that was found on by a passerby.

The victim has been identified by CBC as Colton Strachan. Police have not released the cause of death. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

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