24-Year-Old International Student Shot Dead In South Vancouver

VPD Officers were called to East 55th Avenue and Main Street around 11 p.m. on April 12 after residents heard gun shots. The victim was found deceased inside a vehicle in the area. 

He has been identified as 24-year-old “Chirag Antil” who has came to Canada as an international student.

No arrests have been made and the investigation remains ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to call VPD’s Homicide Unit at 604-717-2500.

Chirag’s family is now raising money through a GoFundMe campaign to repatriate his remains to India.