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UPDATE: Individuals identified by West Shore RCMP in relation to Colwood assault

Police following up on reported April 2 incident on Wale Road
The West Shore RCMP is investigating an assault reported from Colwood on April 2. (Black Press Media file photo)

West Shore RCMP have now identified three individuals it sought to speak with following an April 2 assault in Colwood.

Just after 2 p.m. that day, police responded to a report of an assault in the 300-block of Wale Road in Colwood. The victim sustained minor injuries in what witnesses told officers was an unprovoked assault, RCMP stated in a release.

The suspects were seen heading north on Island Highway.

Police were looking to speak with three male suspects described as Indigenous teens between the ages of 16 and 18. The first was wearing black pants, has short hair and a slim build. The second has short hair and was last seen wearing a red ball cap with glasses, a black shirt and black pants, while the third suspect was wearing dark clothing.

Anyone with other information on the incident is asked to contact West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264.

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