Charges have been laid against a man involved in a fatal stabbing which occurred in the Downtown East Side yesterday.
42-year-old Troy Leard Alsager has been charged with second degree murder and remains in police custody.
Vancouver Police were called out to an incident which occurred on Princess Street after reports two residents of the same building got into an altercation which resulted in the stabbing of a 55-year-old woman.
She fled out the front door and collapsed on the street before being rushed to hospital, where she died of her injuries.
Officers have not yet confirmed a motive for the attack.