BRITISH COLUMBIA

59-year-old fight victim identified in Vancouver's second homicide of 2013

02/12/2013 11:52 EST | Updated 04/14/2013 05:12 EDT
VANCOUVER - Vancouver police have identified the victim of a fatal fight that occurred Saturday morning in East Vancouver.

Michael Charles Gregory died of injuries suffered in the mid-morning brawl on busy Commercial Drive.

The 59-year-old victim was rushed to hospital but could not be revived.

A 27-year-old man was taken into custody a few hours after the fight, although charges were not laid and he has been released.

However officers say the investigation remains very active and a suspect has been identified.

The case is Vancouver's second homicide of 2013.