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Man stabbed to death outside shelter in Vancouver’s Fairview neighbourhood

Police cars are seen parked outside Vancouver Police Department headquarters in Vancouver on Sat. Jan. 9, 2021. Police are investigating a homicide near a shelter on Yukon Street on Sun. Jan. 8, 2023. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

A 40-year-old man was fatally stabbed on Sunday night outside a shelter in Vancouver’s Fairview neighbourhood.

The Yukon Street shelter resident, Jason Robert St. Anne, died in the hospital around 10:30 p.m., according to Vancouver police.

The stabbing took place during an altercation with another person near Yukon Street and West 5th Avenue. No arrests have been made, police said.

Anyone with information on the homicide is asked to call 604-717-2500.

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