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Officers Investigating Stabbing

Thursday, September 19, 2019
File #: 
19-41453

Victoria, BC – Patrol and VicPD K9 officers are currently in the 300-block of Waterfront Crescent and the Galloping Goose Regional Trail for a report that a man was stabbed.

Officers were called to that area after a call came into B.C. Emergency Health Services for a report that a man had been stabbed. Officers arrived and located the victim who was in potentially life-threatening condition. Officers applied emergency first aid until B.C. Emergency Health Services Paramedics moved in and transported the man to hospital. His current condition is unknown.

Officers Respond to Cries for Help on Gorge Waterway

Thursday, September 19, 2019
File #: 
19-41310

Victoria, BC – Shortly after 7 p.m. last night, VicPD officers responded to reports of a woman screaming for help from a boat anchored near Banfield Park on the Gorge Waterway.   

Initial information indicated that a woman was clearly in distress and the boat was sinking.  As officers were arriving on scene, two paddle boarders started hitting the side of the boat, trying to render assistance.