Police investigate suspicious death

Port Alberni, General Investigation Services

2022-04-03 18:31 PDT

File # 2022-2914

Port Alberni RCMP are seeking witnesses and video after a woman was found dead.

On April 2, 2022 at approximately 2:30 A.M. Port Alberni RCMP responded to a unresponsive woman near the intersection of Roger Street and Victoria Quay. BC EHS and Port Alberni Fire Department were already on scene and attempting life saving measures, however a woman was pronounced dead on scene. A vehicle of interest left the scene prior to police arriving.

Our officers have spoken with witness and have canvassed for video in the area. Officers have identified the vehicle of interest, which has been seized as the investigations continues stated Constable Richard Johns. If anyone has dash camera video in the area between 1:30 a.m. and 2:45 a.m. or may have witnessed anything of concern, we urge you to call the Port Alberni detachment.

Port Alberni RCMP General Investigative Service have assumed control of the investigation and are continuing to work with the Integrated Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Service, BC Coroners Service.

Released by

Cst. Richard Johns

Media Relations Officer
Port Alberni RCMP
4444 Morton Street, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 4M8
Office: 250-723-2424

Email: Richard.Johns@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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