Victoria, BC – Patrol officers have taken one man in to custody, while another remains in hospital with non-life-threatening, but potentially life-altering injuries. after a reported assault with weapon in Beacon Hill Park early Saturday morning.
Patrol officers were called to Beacon Hill Park for a report of an assault with a weapon just after 1:00 a.m. Saturday morning. Officers located the victim and a short while later, identified and located a suspect. The suspect was taken into custody. He has since been released on a number of strict conditions.
Investigative Services Major Crime Unit detectives and Forensic Identification investigators are continuing to investigate this file. More updates will be shared as our investigation progresses.
If you have information on this incident you are asked to call our non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.