February 18, 2018

24 year old charged with attempted murder after stabbing near Vancouver high school

Vancouver Police say a 24 year old man who lives in the United States has been charged after a stabbing last evening. Clifton Crowder has been charged with attempted murder. Police say a group was playing basketball on one of the outdoor courts of Templeton Secondary School shortly before 8:30 when one of the group was approached by a man and … [Read more...]

Suspect in Skytrain stabbing spree appears in court

Crown counsel wants bail denied for one of the two teen girls facing charges after a stabbing spree on Skytrain. Crown says the 14 year old has a history of violence and was on bail at the time and should remain in custody as she is a safety risk. Crown also wants a psychiatric assessment done. Defence opposes the move says his client was not an … [Read more...]

Teen stabbing suspects face long list of charges

One of the girls accused of stabbing Skytrain travellers with a steak knife earlier this week  is still behind bars, but the other has been released from custody until her next court appearance tomorrow. Yesterday, investigators confirmed both teens had 142 run-ins with police since January of last year. Anne Drennan with Transit Police says … [Read more...]

Teenage girls go on stabbing rampage on Skytrain in Surrey

Two teenage girls are in police custody after a stabbing rampage on Skytrain last night. Transit police spokeswoman Anne Drennan says she's never heard anything quite like this. She says around 11:30 p.m., a 14- and 15-year-old girl first confronted two women at the Gateway station in Surrey, one of them slashing one woman's arm. "The two suspects … [Read more...]

Random stabbing in downtown Vancouver

A 30-year old woman has serious injuries after a random stabbing in downtown Vancouver. Shortly before 5:30 this morning the woman was attacked while inside the 7-Eleven at Denman and Comox. She was knifed several times and is now listed in stable condition in hospital. Vancouver police say the 39-year old suspect was wrestled to the ground by … [Read more...]

Teenage girl arrested for allegedly stabbing ex-boyfriend at skytrain station

Transit Police say they've arrested a 17 year old girl accused of stabbing her 28 year old ex-boyfriend. The force says the two had been drinking Friday afternoon and evening, and the girl allegedly followed the man onto a bus and skytrain where they argued. She is accused of stabbing him in the leg at the Gateway skytrain station in Surrey early … [Read more...]

Police search for suspect in Port Coquitlam stabbing

RCMP are searching for a suspect in a stabbing at an apartment complex in Port Coquitlam. Sergeant Grant Wong says officers were called to the building on Coquitlam Avenue near Flint Street just before 10pm Sunday. "We did locate a male who had suffered an injury that appears to have been caused by a knife or some other sharp object.  That … [Read more...]

VPD make arrest in afternoon stabbing

A 55 year old suspect who's no stranger to crime has been arrested following a stabbing in Vancouver Thursday afternoon. The man who hasn't been named is facing a charge of assault with a weapon. Police say they were alerted around 3pm when the victim called 911 from an area near 1st and Commercial. The injuries to his stomach and left … [Read more...]

Stabbing Spree update

Vancouver Police say two victims of last week's stabbing spree in the West End remain in hospital. Both are expected to survive including a 24-year-old woman who is still listed in very serious condition. A 28-year-old woman is in stable condition. Police are not speaking to a possible motive for the attack because the accused, Jerome Bonneric, is … [Read more...]

Two women injured in stabbing spree still in hospital

Two women wounded during last week's stabbing spree at an apartment building in Vancouver's West End remain in hospital. One remains in serious condition and the other is now stable. The 33-year old man accused of attacking them on Thursday evening made his first court appearance Monday morning. Jerome Bonneric has been charged with four counts … [Read more...]