Friday, April 17, 2015

Body found in Burnaby Intersection - Update

Global reported that at 3:00 AM yesterday morning a uniformed officer on routine patrol in Burnaby found a dead man's body dumped in the intersection near Moscrop and west of Smith Avenue.

Update: CTV is reporting that the body is of 33-year-old Elmer Libertino. Officers believe Libertino travelled from Surrey, B.C., by public transit to the area of Kingsway and Boundary between 2 and 3 a.m. Libertino has no criminal record or contact with police, and he has left behind a grieving family who want answers about what happened to their loved one. He was "lying in a pool of blood" and his death has been ruled a homicide.


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