January 19, 2018

Divers find body in vehicle off Gabriola Island

The search for a body in the water off the Gabriola Island is now over. RCMP Sgt. Sheryl Armstrong says they found a woman in the vehicle  that smashed through a steel barrier at the ferry terminal and off the dock early yesterday morning. "The RCMP dive team with the assistance from the  RCMP West Coast Marine patrol vessel Hickett and … [Read more...]

IHIT: case of body found in Surrey deemed a homicide

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team says the case of a body found in the 12100 block of Colebrook Road in Surrey Sunday afternoon, has been deemed a homicide. The body was reported to Surrey RCMP at about 12:08pm. IHIT Spokesperson Bari Emam says the gender or identity of the victim can't yet be confirmed.   CKNW Vancouver News … [Read more...]

Body of avalanche victim recovered

Search crews have recovered the body of a man -- who died Friday in an avalanche in southeast BC. He was among three skiers caught up in the slide, which happened in the backcountry near the Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Companions managed to rescue the other two skiers. RCMP say the victim's name and hometown won't be made public until … [Read more...]

BREAKING: Body found at LA hotel may be missing local woman

Police in Los Angeles say a body found at the hotel where a young Vancouver woman was last seen more than three weeks ago. Elisa Lam, 21, disappeared from the Cecil Hotel in downtown LA Jan. 31. LAPD officer Sarah Faden says police were called to the hotel this morning after workers made a grisly discovery while investigating complaints of reduced … [Read more...]

Body found in Abbotsford

Abbotsford Police are on scene where a body was found on the side of the road this morning. Constable Ian MacDonald says they got a call just after ten this morning for what was thought to be a person in distress. He says, "Members on scene have confirmed that it appears to be a deceased person just off the roadway on Riverside Road near King … [Read more...]

Sigourney Weaver Paints Some “Body Art”

Sigourney Weaver has joined the cast of Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino's "Body Art" at Alfama Films. Based on the 2001 novella "The Body Artist" by Don DeLillo ("Cosmopolis"), the story follows a woman (Isabelle Huppert) who, grieving after her husband's suicide, discovers that a stranger is living in her upstairs room - a man who may or may … [Read more...]

Body of Kevin Fry found in Surrey

Surrey RCMP call it the end of a very sad case. The body of twenty-year-old Kevin Fry was found Saturday afternoon in a wooded area of 110th Avenue and 154 Street. Staff Sgt. Bob Pinkowycz says they don't believe weather was the cause of death, but they’re not releasing more details at this time, as an autopsy hasn’t been done yet. "No … [Read more...]

Body discovered in Fraser River

A body has been recovered from the Fraser River at the west tip of Annacis Island. Delta Police are investigating along with the Coroner. The person's gender is not being released, but police say the body is that of an adult. They were called out about 1:30 this afternoon. Work is being done to identify the person.   CKNW Vancouver News … [Read more...]

IHIT has been called to Surrey after a body was found

Surrey mounties called in the Intigrated Homicide Investigation Team Thursday night. IHIT's Corporal Adam MaCintosh says the case is in its early stages and there isn't much he can make public. "Shortly after 7pm Surrey RCMP were called to a residence in the Fleetwood area as a result they entered into an homicide investigation. An individual was … [Read more...]

Body found at West End apartment fire

Vancouver police say a woman's body has been found inside a West End apartment building following a fire. Firefighters were called around 2 p.m. to the 1600-block of Haro Street. They found the body of an elderly woman inside one of the units. Investigators are still trying to figure out what caused the blaze, but say it does not appear … [Read more...]