Vancouver Commercial Drive Fight Ends In Homicide

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Police are investigating the Vancouver's second homicide after a man died in hospital after a fight on the city's east side. (Google Maps)
Police are investigating the Vancouver's second homicide after a man died in hospital after a fight on the city's east side. (Google Maps)

UPDATE: Vancouver police say they have a 27-year-old man in custody in relation to the homicide.

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver police say they're investigating their second homicide of the year after a fight in the city's east side turned fatal.

Police were called to Commercial Drive mid-morning on Saturday after a fight involving two men, one of whom suffered serious injuries.

A news release says the man was rushed to hospital, but he later died.

Police do not have a suspect in custody and are asking witnesses to come forward.

Police have said very little about the nature of the man's injuries or how precisely he is believed to have died.

The dead man's name hasn't been released.