File: 20-11625

Victoria, BC – A man has been arrested in relation to an assault with a weapon on Monday which left the victim with serious injuries.

On Monday, March 16th, at approximately 2:30 p.m., Patrol officers attended a multi-unit residential building in the 3000-block of Douglas Street for a report that a man was injured after being assaulted with a weapon. The man suffered serious injuries and was transported to the hospital. He is still receiving medical care.

On Wednesday, March 18th, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Patrol officers located and arrested the suspect in the 3100-block of Douglas Street. There were no injuries in the arrest.

Investigators continue to believe that this was an isolated incident, and that there is no risk to public safety.

This file remains under investigation.