Jon Azpiri, Global News

Jon Azpiri

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Vancouver, BC, Canada

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Recent articles by Jon:

Serious crash involving pedestrian shuts down Surrey intersection

Surrey RCMP responded to a report of a crash at the intersection of 108 Avenue and 140 Street after 5:30 a.m., after which both roads were closed in all directions. → Read More

Surrey RCMP investigate 3 separate attacks on women

RCMP say they are investigating three recent attacks on women, adding that there is no evidence at this time to suggest they are linked. → Read More

North Shore Rescue says it does not support use of What3Words geolocation app

North Shore Rescue encourages people in need of help to simply call 911. → Read More

Surrey RCMP investigate attempted abduction

The woman screamed for help and residents and residents chased after the suspect. → Read More

Police say speed a factor in fatal single-vehicle crash on Vancouver’s west side

Police say prior to the collision they received multiple reports of a black Acura driving erratically throughout the city. → Read More

RCMP in B.C. search for missing 100 Mile House woman

Samantha Amanda Dempster has not been seen in several days. → Read More

Squamish RCMP search for man with rifle, urge residents in area to stay inside

Police said they received a report of a man with a rifle near Diamond and Diamond Head roads and are urging people to avoid the area. → Read More

Another 652 new COVID-19 cases reported in B.C. amid new restrictions for eastern Fraser Valley

The two deaths bring the province's COVID-19 death toll to 1,942. → Read More

Abbotsford Christian School shifts to online learning amid rise in COVID-19 cases

The closure is expected to last the rest of the week. → Read More

Renewed plea for info on missing B.C. woman who hasn’t been seen in four years

On Monday, members of Kristina Ward's family gathered at the site where she was last seen in an effort to generate tips on her whereabouts. → Read More

B.C. reports 2,239 new COVID-19 cases over 3 days, along with 18 deaths

There are 6,098 active cases of COVID-19 in B.C. → Read More

Public search planned for missing teen in Squamish

Crews will scour an area around Mamquam Road on Friday. A canine unit will also join the search. → Read More

Fans on hand for first day of Vancouver Canucks training camp

Training camp is scheduled to run until Saturday at the Abbotsford Centre, the home of the team's new AHL affiliate. → Read More

B.C. reports 759 new COVID-19 cases, 10 additional deaths

The province said 87.1 per cent of eligible people aged 12 and older have received one dose of COVID-19 vaccine, while 79.7 per cent have received two doses. → Read More

Fish die-off in Vancouver’s Lost Lagoon under investigation

The fish are believed to be common carp, a species that was introduced to the lagoon, located in Stanley Park. → Read More

COVID-19: B.C. reports 525 new cases as death toll hits 1,900

The number of people in hospital with the disease rose to 332, an increase of 25 from Monday. → Read More

Man stabbed outside Lougheed Town Centre SkyTrain station

According to Transit Police, at around 8:40 p.m., a man was attacked by a group of three men at the Lougheed Town Centre SkyTrain station. → Read More

North Shore Rescue breaks emergency call record

North Shore Rescue urges those venturing into B.C.'s backcountry to be cautious, especially during rainy conditions this weekend. → Read More

B.C. Lions unveil logo by Indigenous artist to mark National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

The logo was designed by Corinne Hunt, who co-designed the medals at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. → Read More

After 40 years, police identify U.S. man murdered in the Yukon

Police are asking for help in finding who killed Theodore Frederick Kampf of New Jersey. → Read More