A wheelchair-bound man suffered non-life threatening injuries during an assault that took place in downtown Victoria on Sunday.
Victoria Police are searching for anyone who may have witnessed an altercation that occurred after a man took offence to the victim’s electric wheelchair making contact with him.
The victim allegedly bumped into the man’s foot with his wheelchair, resulting in the man having a violent outburst and pushing the wheelchair-bound man to the ground.
The encounter left the victim with a broken femur.
Officers are looking for anyone who was in the area of Douglas and Yates St between 1:45 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. on Sunday, January 13th who may have witnessed the attack or have any information that could help police identify the suspect.
If you fit the above description, contact VicPD at 250-995-7654.