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Woman arrested after man fatally stabbed in downtown Vancouver

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Vancouver police are investigating an attack in Yaletown. Police say the stabbing happened around 8:30 Monday morning near the intersection of Smithe and Homer, and one suspect is now in custody. – Jul 11, 2022

A man has died after a stabbing in downtown Vancouver on Monday morning.

The attack happened in Yaletown around 8:30 a.m., leading police to block Smithe Street between Homer and Mainland streets.

The 29-year-old victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, but did not survive, police said in a news release.

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It is the eighth homicide in the city this year.

A 34-year-old woman was arrested nearby, said police.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the Vancouver Police Homicide Unit at 604-717-2500.

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