Wednesday, April 17, 2024

VicPD confirm another local homicide


The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit and VicPD detectives have now been able to confirm that the suspicious death of Shaun Alexander McGregor was indeed a homicide.

McGregor was discovered on Thursday, April 9 shortly after 7:30 p.m. in an apartment in the 1500-block of Begbie Street. The 34-year-old man was pronounced dead on scene.

The building and a large section of the 1500-block of Begbie Street were cordoned off as officers investigated.

The autopsy, which took place on April 16th, was able to determine his death was a homicide. Investigators are not releasing the cause of death at this time.

Investigators have also located, and spoken to, Chelse Burns, a person of interest who officers believed may have had information to assist the investigation.

If you do have any information about this investigation, please call VicPD on the non-emergency line at 250-995-7294 or report it anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Victoria Police Press Release



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