A 27-year-old woman has become Vancouver's 6th homicide victim of 2014.

The Vancouver Police Department was called to a home near the intersection of E. 41st Avenue and Rupert Street, where the woman's body was discovered Saturday afternoon.

Police confirmed that the woman, identified as Thi Tam Nguyen, lived in the basement suite where she was found dead.

Const. Brian Montague said Nguyen's four-year-old son is safe and with police.

He also said the woman's death is not considered to be a random incident.

Police have not made any arrests.