News

Body found outside Richmond hotel

Staff at a restaurant made a frightening discovery Sunday night at the Sandman Hotel, on the 10000 block of St. Edwards Drive.

Mounties were called to the scene in north Richmond shortly after 9 p.m. when staff at a nearby restaurant reported finding a body.

The body is that of an Asian man in his late 20s or early 30s, and appears to be of Asian descent.

The Richmond RCMP's serious crimes unit continues to investigate, but as of Tuesday morning, the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team hadn't yet taken over the file.

Investigators are asking for the public's help in identifying the man.

"We ask that anyone who may know who he is or has information about this incident, please call the Richmond RCMP at 604-278-1212 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Legendary skater Toller Cranston dead at 65
 
MLA John Yap on medical leave after heart surgery
 
Mediation continues with Canada Line union
World Cup of Hockey returns in 2016
 
Richmond tests new way to slow down traffic
 
Aldergrove bank robbed at gunpoint
White Rock supermarket robbed
 
Renewed interest in Kwantlen Band’s land
 
Fentanyl taking a deadly toll

Community Events, January 2015

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jan 23 edition online now. Browse the archives.