Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Multiple Victoria residents wake up to find car tires slashed this morning


Several residents in the Oaklands neighbourhood of Victoria woke up this morning to find their vehicle tires slashed.

Victoria Police are now searching for a suspect or multiple suspects that slashed the tires of at least 30 vehicles in the neighbourhood overnight.

The area targeted by the tire slashers includes Shakespeare Street, Scott Street, Victor Street, Lionel Street, Haultain Street, and Kings Road, among others.

Investigators believe there may be more victims of this crime, and are seeking witnesses who saw suspicious behaviour in the area last night.

Anyone with dash cam or security footage is also asked to come forward.

If you have information about these incidents, contact VicPD at (250) 995-7654 or Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Brishti Basu
Former Senior Staff Writer and Content Manager at Victoria Buzz.

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