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Man Arrested At Gunpoint After Allegedly Assaulting Two People With A Weapon

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
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19-41001

Victoria, BC – Patrol officers took a man into custody at gunpoint last night after the man allegedly assaulted two people with a knife.

Patrol officers were called to the 900-block of Pandora Avenue just after 7 p.m. for a report that a man had assaulted two people with a knife. When Patrol officers arrived they located two victims and several witnesses. One of the assaults was captured by a security camera, which provided officers with a clear suspect identification and clothing description.

Three Suspicious Fires Under Investigation

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
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19-41045

Victoria, BC – Patrol officers are investigating after being called to three suspicious fires in trash dumpsters overnight.

Officers were called to three different locations in the Harris Green neighbourhood in a half-hour period starting around 3:15 a.m. this morning, for reports of fires in garbage dumpsters. These fires were quickly extinguished by Victoria Fire Department firefighters. There were no injuries.

These fires are under investigation.