White Rock double stabbings suspect charged in death of Kulwinder Sohi

A second-degree murder charge has been laid against a 28-year-old man in connection to the shocking death of Kulwinder Sohi in White Rock Beach.

Dimitri Nelson Hyacinth, from Surrey, was previously arrested and charged with aggravated assault.

Sohi was killed on April 23. Two nights earlier, Jatinder Singh was stabbed near the pier. His injuries were described as non-life threatening.

“These events have had a significant impact on a community,” says Sergeant Timothy Pierotti of IHIT. “I hope that today’s announcement provides a further sense of relief to those who frequent the White Rock promenade.”

This is a developing story…