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Vancouver Police Kill Man in East Vancouver (November 10, 2016)

Vancouver Police Department officers have killed a man at a Canadian Tire store in East Vancouver on the afternoon of November 10, 2016. A police officer shot and killed the man after two officers responded to a call at the Canadian Tire at Grandview Highway and Bentall Street. Police claim a robbery was in process when they arrived. A second man was taken into custody. Few details have yet been released.

Myles Gray Killed by Vancouver Police, August 13, 2015

In the afternoon of Thursday, August 13, 2015 (around 2:30) Vancouver Police Department Officers killed a man described by media as being “distraught.” Numerous officers engaged the man and chemical agents were deployed. The man died following some type of physical intervention by officers. The name of the victim was only released on Wednesday, August 19. He was identified by the B.C. Coroners Service as Myles Gray, 33, of Sechelt. The Independent Investigations Office is investigating.