By NICHOLAS JOHANSEN
A 28-year-old woman who was brutally beaten outside of Caprice Nightclub in Vancouver early Thursday morning has died in hospital.
The victim is believed to have had an altercation with two woman inside the club. The attack occurred outside the club, just before 2 a.m., before it was broken up by staff members.
Witnesses at the scene said the woman had collapsed on the ground unconscious, while another woman continued to punch and kick her.
The two suspects fled the area, but were found by police 30 minutes later.
The victim died in hospital late Thursday night.
The two suspects have been interviewed by police and released from custody, pending further investigation.
This is Vancouver's fifth homicide of 2016.