Chelsea Lynn De Forge, 31, of Vancouver was homicide victim

THE Vancouver Police Department has identified the victim of the city’s 13th homicide as 31-year-old Chelsea Lynn De Forge of Vancouver.

At around 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 1, police were called to the Regal Hotel on Granville Street near Helmcken Street about a strong odor on the second floor. Officers located a dead woman inside an apartment.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call detectives at 604-717-2500 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477.