The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said Sunday afternoon it had taken over the investigation into an apparent homicide in the 7000 block of Granville Ave. in Richmond.

Richmond homicide

A crowd gathers outside Panorama Place in Richmond where the victim, Jin Jenna Cheng, was found dead, May 1, 2014. (CBC)

Neighbours say there is a large police presence at an apartment building near the corner of Granville Avenue and Gilbert Road in Richmond.

IHIT is not releasing any further information at this time.

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