VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – A suspected shooting inside a Downtown Eastside hotel is the latest in a string of violent events to hit Vancouver in recent days.
Officers were called to the Regent Hotel on 160 East Hastings Street at around 2:30 p.m. for reports of gunshots. They found one man inside who appears to have been shot.
Today's violence at the Regent happens the same day a deadly stabbing was reported… just across the street. Not confirmed if related pic.twitter.com/o09EBh3EOq
— Hana Mae N. Nassar (@HanaMaeNassar) March 15, 2017
The man was sent to the hospital in serious condition.