One man is dead after a fatal stabbing in the Downtown Eastside tonight.
It happened just after 6 o’clock when police found the 47-year-old suffering from a serious stab wound at 139 East Hastings Street near Main.
He was rushed to hospital in critical condition and was pronounced dead in hospital a short time later.
VPD say the victim was known to police in what appears to be a targeted stabbing.
They’re appealing for witnesses who may have seen the attack to contact VPD.