West Shore RCMP are currently investigating a robbery that occurred Monday afternoon on the Galloping Goose in Langford.
A 26 year old Langford man was walking on the Galloping Goose trail near Brittany Dr and Kelly Rd in Langford when he was faced by three unknown suspects who demanded his wallet.
In self-defense, the victim punched one of the suspects who in turn, produced an edged weapon and stole the victim’s wallet. The victim was not hurt from the robbery; however he is recovering from a swollen hand, sustained from the punch to his assailant.
The incident occurred around 2:30 pm, October 26th.
West Shore RCMP are looking for three suspects:
5’10 to 6 tall
18-19 years old
Red flat-brimmed ballcap
Blue sports jersey
No description available
“We are looking to speak with anyone who may have witnessed these suspects in that area”, states Cst. Alex Bérubé, spokesperson for the West Shore RCMP Detachment.
“While this appears to be an isolated incident, we encourage trail users to be cautious and travel in pairs.”
RCMP are asking anyone with information on this crime is urged to contact the West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-222-TIPS FREE.