Man shot dead in Vancouver, suspect arrested

VANCOUVER Police are investigating a shooting near Main Street that claimed the life of a man in his 30s on Tuesday night.

Police were called to the area of Main and East 35th Avenue around 9:45 p.m. on Tuesday for reports of a shooting at an apartment building. Officers entered the residence and discovered an adult male who was dead from a gunshot wound.

Police have arrested a 30-year-old Vancouver man in connection to the offence. The investigation is ongoing.

This is Vancouver’s fifth homicide of 2019.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call VPD’s Major Crime Section at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.