Shortly before 11:00 p.m. on Friday, July 15th, a call came into 9-1-1 reporting that a man was deceased in an apartment in the 600 block Vernon Drive in East Vancouver. Officers arrived to find an adult male dead from unknown causes. Brertton was taken into custody by police after she was found in the apartment where the homicide is alleged to have occurred.
Dustin Brertton remains in custody and is scheduled to appear in court on August 4th at 9 a.m.
The victim has been identified as 33 year old Matthew John Blosser of Vancouver. An autopsy has been scheduled to determine Blosser’s cause of death.