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Man shot by police after Burnaby stabbing dies

BURNABY (NEWS1130) – The man shot by Burnaby RCMP this morning has died of his injuries.

Officers responded to a report of a double stabbing near 14th Avenue and Willard around 5:50 a.m. this morning and upon arrival they found the body of a man who had been stabbed.

Police officers engaged the apparent suspect and shots were fired. Two other people were in the home at the time.

No RCMP members or other members of the public were injured. The Independent Investigations Office is now on scene.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) is also engaged and will be assuming conduct of the investigation into the stabbing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the IIO.