Witnesses Sought After Marijuana Dispensary Robbed

Date:   Oct 6, 2015

File # 15-46182

Victoria, BC – VicPD investigators are looking to speak with witnesses after a local marijuana dispensary was robbed.

Officers were called to the Weeds Social Club, a marijuana dispensary in the 1600-block of Douglas Street, around 10 p.m. last night for a report of an armed robbery. The investigation revealed that a man entered the dispensary, produced a weapon and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash and drugs. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian man, standing 5′ 9″ with a slim build wearing a blue sweat top with a dark hood. While the man wore a disguise, he is believed to be in his 20s to early 30s. He was last seen riding a white BMX-style bicycle.

Investigators are looking to speak with anyone who was in the area at the time or who may have information about this incident. Please call our non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654. To report anonymously, please call CrimeStoppers at 1 800-222-8477.