Witnesses & Surveillance Video Sought In Stabbing Investigation

Friday, August 2, 2019
File #: 
19-33106

Victoria, BC - Investigators are seeking witnesses and surveillance video after a man reported being stabbed in the area of the Fort and Moss street intersection.

On Sunday July 28th, Patrol officers were called to the Royal Jubilee Hospital just before 3 a.m. for a report that a man had been stabbed and sought medical assistance. The male victim had suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

The victim and a friend reported that they had been skateboarding eastbound on Fort Street when they became separated. In the area near the intersection of Fort and Moss streets a man unknown to the victim attacked him. The victim was stabbed in this attack. 

The victim reported he was able to push his attacker to the ground and fled to his friend's residence in the 1400-block of Fort Street. There, a couple unknown to him let him into the building. He was then transported to hospital.

The suspect is described as a Filipino male. 

Investigators are looking to speak with the couple who let the victim into the building, as well as any other witnesses. Officers are also looking for any surveillance photos or video from the Fort and Moss street areas that may have been active at the time of the incident - between midnight and 3:00 a.m. in the morning of Sunday, July 28th, 2019. 

If you have information please call (250) 995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

 

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