File: 20-31955

Victoria, BC – Patrol officers are seeking witnesses as they investigate a mischief and arson at a local business this morning.

At 5:30 a.m. on August 11th, Patrol officers were called to a report of a fire at a restaurant in the 3100-block of Douglas Street. Officers attended and extinguished the flames. The investigation indicates that the suspect broke a window to the business, lit an object on fire, and threw it inside.

The suspect was last seen wearing dark clothing, travelling northbound on a bicycle.

Investigators are looking to speak with witnesses or anyone with information about this arson. The incident occurred at approximately 5:13 a.m.

If you have information about this incident please call our non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654 and select 1 for the Report Desk. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.