Date:       Feb 17

File:       16-7055

Victoria, BC – Major Crime Investigators are looking for the man believed responsible for a series of robberies of businesses in downtown Victoria and the James Bay neighbourhood.

Investigators believe the same man is responsible for business robberies in the 200-block of Menzies Street, the 100-block of Douglas Street, the 1500-block of Cook Street and the same business in the 300-block of Beckley Avenue, on two separate occasions. The first incident that investigators believe the man to be responsible for occurred around 3:15 a.m. on Friday, January 29th with the most recent occurring just after 4:20 a.m. this morning.

The suspect wears a fluorescent orange, full-body construction suit, and a dark balaclava. The suspect in these robberies is described as a Caucasian male, standing 6’0” to 6’2” tall with a heavy build.

If you have any information about these robberies or have information about the suspect, please call our non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654.