Man with bear spray attacks downtown security guard

Man with bear spray attacks downtown security guard

VicPD still seeking suspect of alleged assault

VicPD is seeking the suspect of an assault after a security guard was attacked with bear spray on in downtown Victoria Tuesday night.

Police arrived at the 700-block of Johnson Street shortly after 8:30 p.m. having receiving a call about an assault in progress.

The suspect is described as a 60-year-old Caucasian man about 5 foot 10 with a slim build, short grey hair, wearing a light blue and grey jacket with jeans. The victim said he was “smoking something” leading up to the altercation.

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