Vancouver police are investigating the city’s 18th homicide of the year after a man was killed Thursday morning in a stabbing.
Police responded to the Hazelwood Hotel in the Downtown Eastside around 9:30 a.m. after reports the man had been stabbed outside the building.
The 52-year-old was taken to the hospital but died from his injuries, the Vancouver Police Department said in a Wednesday news release.
No arrests have been made and policing are appealing to the public for any information on the incident.
The detachment’s homicide investigators can be reached at 604-717-2500.
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