Vancouver police are investigating the killing of 19-year-old Thomas Simon on Friday night time in East Vancouver.
Based on a written assertion from police, Simon was stabbed simply earlier than 5:30 p.m. within the space of North Templeton Drive and Powell Avenue.
Simon, who was a resident of Burnaby, was handled on the scene by paramedics and brought to hospital, the place he died.
Investigators consider the incident was focused and there are not any public security issues.
“This investigation continues to be within the very early levels, nevertheless, preliminary proof suggests there have been three individuals wearing black with face masks who had been seen by a witness fleeing the realm,” Const. Tania Visintin stated within the assertion.
Anybody with data or sprint cam footage within the space of North Templeton Drive and Powell Avenue between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 4 is requested to name VPD Murder detectives at 604-717-2500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Police stated that is Vancouver’s seventeenth homicide of 2020.