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Vancouver Police investigate double homicide

Update: July 9, 2020 | July 7, 2020

Vancouver Police are investigating the city’s sixth and seventh homicides of 2020. The murders happened near Commercial Drive and East 11th Avenue overnight.

Police received a 9-1-1 call just before 12:30 a.m. about two males who had been shot inside a residence. BC Ambulance service attended with Vancouver Police and confirmed that both males were deceased.

Vancouver Police detectives are on scene and continue to investigate. The investigation is in its early stages.

Anyone with information is asked to call VPD homicide detectives at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.