West Shore RCMP are searching for a suspect who allegedly stabbed an 18-year-old boy last week.
At around 9:55 p.m. on Friday October 11th, police were called to attend reports of a victim who was stabbed in the back.
The incident occurred while was walking towards the Langford bus exchange on the paved E&N walking trail near Station Avenue.
The 18-year-old victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and is expected to make a full recovery.
Despite searching the area with a K9 unit, police were unable to locate the suspect.
They are now asking for witnesses and anyone with dashcam footage near the Langford bus exchange on October 11th between 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. to contact investigators.
The suspect is described as a 30-year-old Caucasian man, standing 6’4″ tall and has blonde hair. At the time of the incident, he was wearing blue jeans and a black or grey hoodie.
West Shore RCMP can be contacted at 250-474-2264, or you can report anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.