Witnesses Sought In Robbery, Mischief Investigation

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
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Victoria, BC – Investigators are looking to speak with witnesses to a downtown incident that has at least one man facing recommended charges for robbery and mischief.

Officers were called to the intersection of Johnson and Blanshard streets at approximately 5:40 p.m. on Monday, February 12th, for an incident involving a man in the process of committing an act of mischief against vehicle. Officers located the parties and began an investigation into what appeared to be a robbery and mischief. As a result of that investigation, a suspect was located nearby and arrested. No one required medical attention.

The incident occurred near the intersection of Blanshard and Johnson Streets just before 6 pm last night.

Investigators are asking anyone who was in the area of Johnson and Blanshard streets at that time who may have witnessed an interaction between two groups of people involving a vehicle to call (250) 995-7654. To share what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 222-8477.