The Vancouver police are investigating the 15th murder of the city after the woman's body was found in her apartment in eastern Vancouver on Saturday morning.
At around 24 o'clock on November 24, VPD received a 9-1-1 call from someone who had just discovered a 80-year-old woman in her apartment near Kingsway Avenue and Kerr Street.
"It's still very early in this investigation, and our Homicide Unit gathers information to help determine the motive and who can be responsible," says VPD Constable Jason Doucette. "While our officers continue to understand what is happening, we remind the public to report suspicious behavior at 9-1-1 at once."
The police wants anyone who has a truck who may have driven to Kingsway Avenue and Kerr Street on Saturday morning between midnight and 6 o'clock, or who was in the area and saw something suspicious, to call detectives 604- 717-2500 or Crime Brakes at 1-800-222-8477.