Update: December 23, 2021

Vancouver Police are investigating the city’s 18th homicide of the year, after one man was killed this morning.

Officers responded to the Hazelwood Hotel, near Hastings and Dunlevy streets, just after 9:30 a.m. for reports that a man had been stabbed outside the hotel.  The 52-year-old victim was taken to hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

No arrests have been made and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call VPD homicide investigators at 604-717-2500.