Vancouver police were alerted of two deceased people in a vehicle, by a neighbourhood resident out for a walk on Sunday February 20th just after 8 a.m.
On arrival police at the scene near West 8th Avenue and Discovery Street, and located two female victims, Shu-Min Wu, 50, and Ying Ying Sun, 39, suffering from gunshot injuries inside a white BMW SUV. Both were pronounced deceased at the scene.
Vancouver’s Emergency Response Team had been deployed to search a house near the crime scene. Investigators feared there could be more victims inside.
Police said the targeted murders are the first and second homicides in Vancouver this year.
Anyone with information or dash-cam video from the area is asked to contact VPD’s Homicide Unit at 604-717-2500.