IHIT investigating stabbing death in Coquitlam

THE Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) and the Coquitlam RCMP are investigating a stabbing.

On Thursday, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Coquitlam RCMP received a report of a female victim located in an underground parkade in the 1100-block of Austin Avenue suffering from stab wounds. The victim was transported to hospital and was pronounced dead a short time later.

Homicide investigators are looking to speak with anyone who was in the area that has dash-cam footage from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on January 27 in the area of the 1100-block of Austin Avenue.

Anyone with information or video footage is asked to contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at ihitinfo@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.