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Vancouver man charged with second-degree murder in Canada Day stabbing

File photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Bayne Stanley

A 52-year-old Vancouver man has been arrested following a stabbing in the Downtown Eastside on Canada Day, police say.

Luis Maulen has been charged with one count of second-degree murder in the death of 49-year-old Daniel Haydon, also of Vancouver.

Police were called to East Hastings Street and Hawks Avenue just after 10:30 a.m. on July 1 for reports of a stabbing.

The victim later died in hospital.

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Maulen remains in custody in the city’s fifth homicide of 2020.

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