Date: Wednesday, December 29, 2021

File: 21-49520 

Victoria, BC – Investigators are asking for your help after a vandalism suspect, and a group of people he was with, were caught on video vandalizing multiple store fronts in the early morning hours of December 12th, 2021.

Officers were contacted after multiple people discovered damage to buildings at 845 and 848 Yates Street. Upon reviewing surveillance footage, those reporting the incident noted that the incident had been captured on surveillance video.

Videos shows the suspect approach the buildings at 845 and 848 Yates Street at approximately 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, December 12th, 2021 and spray paint in two different locations. The suspect is accompanied by at least one other individual who watches him commit the mischief. The suspect enters the building at 848 Yates Street alongside this individual and another group of people. The video is below.



The suspect is described as a Caucasian man, between 20 and 30 years-old, approximately five feet, ten inches tall, with a medium build. He has brown wavy hair. He is wearing a black ball cap with a red emblem, a white shirt with a design on the front overtop a dark long-sleeve shirt, beige pants, red and white shoes and is carrying a black shoulder bag. A still image of the suspect taken from the surveillance video is below.


If you recognize the suspect, the people with him, or have information about this incident, please call the VicPD Report Desk at (250) 995-7654 extension 1. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.