I was on Twitter this afternoon and read:
ryangoldvine: RT @jcpoyser: Dead body outside my front door. Another day in Gastown. Eastside, yo. Ground level: http://twitpic.com/2ofrjc
The above Twitpic link showed:
By the time I looked out the window, most of the police had already left. I saw these two cops and a white sheet on the road at around 1:45pm:
Update: I’m adding to this post at around 8:45pm.
As of right now, there has been no news coverage about the death in Gastown this morning. The only details I found were through Twitter. Here are two tweets by @ryangoldvine from about an hour ago. He gives a firsthand account:
Update: Please read the follow up blog post.