Vancouver police said a man in his 40s died Thursday following a police-involved shooting.
Police said they were called to the Patricia Hotel at East Hastings and Dunlevy Avenue just after 4 pm
Officers were responding to reports of an assault with a weapon at the time, police said.
They do not explain what happened but said an “altercation ensued” and then shots were fired.
The man died at the scene, police confirmed.
The Independent Investigations Office is now investigating.
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