Blood, Sweat, and Fear: The Story of Inspector Vance

Episode 08: The English Bay Murder

June 21, 2019

In the early hours of May 2, 1945, 23-year-old Olga Hawryluk was found beaten to death and dumped in the waters of English Bay. A soldier was charged with her murder and defended by scrappy East End lawyer Angelo Branca. Inspector Vance handled the forensics.

Cover Image: Jack Shadbolt's 1940s painting of Granville Street, Vancouver 

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