Witnesses sought after youth pepper sprayed

West Shore RCMP is seeking information involving an incident on Sooke Road

Police are looking for witnesses of an altercation that ended with pepper spray.

The West Shore RCMP is asking for public’s help in identifying anyone that may have witnessed or has knowledge of an incident between youths that occurred on Oct. 20 between 9 and 11 p.m. in the 2600-block of Sooke Road between the Mac’s convenience store and Bucky’s Tap House. During the altercation one of the youths involved was pepper sprayed.

Police would not disclose any more information as the incident is still under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the local detachment by calling 250-474-2264 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers, 1-800-222-8477 or victoriacrimestoppers.ca.


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

editor@goldstreamgazette.com

Just Posted

‘Norovirus-like’ outbreak interrupts Bantam hockey showcase in Greater Victoria

Several athletes were sent home, quarantined on the ferry

UPDATED: 64-year-old Victoria man David Atkins found

Atkins was found by Sooke RCMP on Saturday morning

Expect rolling street closures, bus delays as truck convoy moves through region Saturday

The annual Truck Light Convoy will roll through the region starting at 5:45 p.m.

VIDEO: Boys help rescue Cariboo bear cub

The cub, weighing just 24lbs, has been taken to wildlife sanctuary in Northwest B.C. for the winter

B.C.-born hockey official talks to IIHF about switching European rule book to NHL rules

Rob Shick will represent NHL at 4th World Hockey Forum in Russia

Miller nets winner as Canucks edge Sabres 6-5 in OT

Roussel, Leivo tally two apiece for Vancouver

$578: that’s how much your first distracted driving ticket will cost with recent premium hikes

Over 50 per cent of Canadians admitted to using phone while driving last year, according to study

Kelowna man attempts to steal bait bike from RCMP parking lot

38-year-old Brian Richard Harbison is facing several charges

‘Things haven’t changed enough:’ Ecole Polytechnique anniversary prompts reflection

Fourteen women were fatally shot by a gunman at the Montreal school on Dec. 6, 1989

Bear raids freezer, gorges on Island family’s Christmas baking

Hungry bruin virtually ignored meat and fish, focused, instead, on the sweets

Second warning on romaine lettuce from California region as another E. coli case reported

Two cases of E. coli have been reported in relation to the illness in the U.S.

Most Read