Lethal incident prompts main police response to Aldergrove neighbourhood


A house in an Aldergrove cul-de-sac was surrounded by police tape Friday afternoon as investigators combed by means of the realm.

Langley RCMP confirmed to CTV Information there’s an “unfolding investigation” within the 27500 block of 31 B Avenue.

The BC Coroners Service was referred to as to the scene and eliminated a physique from inside the home.

In a launch issued Friday night, Langley RCMP referred to as the incident “a sudden loss of life.”

Police mentioned they have been referred to as to the house shortly after 2 p.m. When officers arrived, they discovered a 72-year-old lady deceased.

A person was taken into custody whereas officers investigated, police mentioned.

Investigators mentioned they’re working with the Coroners Service to gather proof and decide the reason for loss of life.

Langley Basic Investigative Service is sustaining conduct of the investigation, police mentioned. If the incident have been thought-about murder, the Decrease Mainland’s Built-in Murder Investigation Crew can be referred to as to take over the investigation. 

Views from CTV Vancouver’s Chopper 9 confirmed a home cordoned off by police tape from its entrance yard as neighbours watch from the sidewalk.

RCMP say the incident shouldn’t be a public security concern.