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29-year-old man's death in Vancouver's West End deemed 'suspicious'

Last Updated Sep 11, 2019 at 10:30 am PDT

Summary

A 29-year-old man has died in hospital after he was found with life-threatening injuries on Tuesday in the West End

Vancouver police were called to the area of Pendrell and Thurlow streets Tuesday night for reports a man had been hurt

No arrests have been made, but police say this appears to be an isolated incident

VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – A 29-year-old man has died after being found with life-threatening injuries Tuesday night.

Vancouver police say they were called to the West End area of Pendrell and Thurlow streets just after 8:00 p.m. for reports of an incident that left the man with life-threatening injuries.

The man was taken to hospital, where he later died.

On Wednesday morning, a stately looking heritage home on Pendrell Street was behind police tape as investigators combed the area.

The heritage home, which is a stone’s throw from St. Paul’s Hospital, is known as Watson House. It was converted into a home for young adults with mental health issues.

No arrests have been made and police say this was an isolated incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Vancouver Police Department’s Major Crime Section at 604-717-2500. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.8477 to remain anonymous.