(File photo courtesy of B.C. Emergency Health Services)

(File photo courtesy of B.C. Emergency Health Services)

Victoria police investigating Canada Day stabbing

Man arrives at VicPD headquarters to report stabbing, get medical aid

After being stabbed on Canada Day, a man arrived at the Victoria Police Department to seek medical attention.

Shortly after 11 p.m. on July 1, police received a report that a man had been stabbed by an unknown attacker in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue when the victim arrived at the department’s headquarters at 850 Caledonia Ave. to report the stabbing and seek first aid.

The man suffered non-life-threatening injuries and B.C. Emergency Health Services paramedics transported him to hospital.

The suspect is described as an approximately 20-year-old Caucasian man standing 5’8”. He wore a blond wig and wore a brown sweater with a green hat.

Anyone with information can contact VicPD at 250-995-7654, ext. 1, or report anonymously to Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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