Saturday, October 31, 2020

VicPD ask for help to find Special Olympic athlete’s stolen scooter

Missing Scooter

Police are seeking public assistance locating a stolen scooter that belongs to a B.C. Special Olympics athlete.

The scooter was stolen at approximately 4 p.m. on September 21 from outside of Hillside Mall.

It is described as a black, two-wheeled “FLJ” brand electric scooter, with off-road tires and a light on the front fender.

The serial number on the scooter is FLJ-HBC0287 and is located on the battery. There are other identifying numbers written on the front tire, pictured below:

The owner of the scooter is a 54-year-old man with a disability who depends on the scooter for transportation.

Anyone with information about the scooter’s whereabouts should call the VicPD non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654, extension 1.

Those who wish to report information anonymously can call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.