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VPD identifies victim in fatal Downtown Eastside shooting

Vancouver — Vancouver Police have identified the victim in the city’s third homicide of 2021.

Shania Paulson, 24, died after being shot inside the Arco Hotel just before 4 a.m. on March 17.

VPD continues to investigate the homicide and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Homicide Unit detectives at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.