33-year-old man dead in targeted East Vancouver shooting

Police in Vancouver are investigating the city's seventh homicide of this year, after a man was found shot and killed at a house in East Vancouver last night.

Man, found dead at front entrance of home, becomes city's 7th homicide victim of 2014

The Vancouver Police Department is investigating the city's seventh homicide of 2014, after a 33-year-old man was found dead at the front steps of his East Vancouver home. (CBC)

Police in Vancouver are investigating the city's seventh homicide of 2014, after a man was shot and killed at a house in East Vancouver on Saturday night.

VPD Const. Brian Montague says several 911 calls came in at 11:30 p.m. PT, reporting the sound of gunshots in the Kensington Cedar Cottage neighbourhood.

Police are not yet releasing the name of the victim, but investigators believe the shooting was targeted. (CBC)

Officers arriving in the area found a 33-year-old Vancouver man with gunshot wounds at the front entrance of the house where he lived, on Gladstone Street near East 29th Avenue.

Montague said he was declared dead at the scene. 

Police are not yet releasing the name or any other details about the victim.

Montague said police received information indicating that the shooting was targeted.

Google Map: Gladstone St. at E. 29th Ave.