Victoria Police Department vehicles outside the headquarters building. VicPD (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria Police Department vehicles outside the headquarters building. VicPD (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria police seek suspect after stabbing on Pandora Avenue

Suspect described as Caucasian man with a heavy build, who was wearing a grey sweatshirt

Victoria police are looking for looking for a suspect involved in a stabbing at a Pandora Avenue community shelter on Wednesday.

Victoria police released this photo of a man they suspect was involved in an alleged stabbing at a Pandora Avenue shelter on Wednesday afternoon. (Victoria Police Department photo)

Just before 1 p.m. on March 10, officers found a man who had been stabbed and the suspect had already left when they arrived. The man was suffering non-life-threatening injuries and taken to hospital by paramedics.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian man with a heavy build, wearing a grey sweatshirt with red lettering, a black face mask and black shoes. He was also carrying a black shoulder bag.

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Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has information about the incident is asked to call 250- 995-7654, ext. 1. To report anonymously, call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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