(RCMP)

Comox Valley RCMP are looking to identify an alleged suspect involved in an assault at a park in Courtenay last week.

According to the victim, the assault occurred just before 2 p.m. on Tuesday, August 31st at Pinewood Park.

It is alleged the unknown suspect pushed the victim to the ground and kicked him. No other details regarding the incident were released.

Police said the alleged suspect in known to fly a drone at the park.

The victim of the assault reported to police that he was at Pinewood Park in Courtenay at approximately 1:50 p.m. when an unknown male pushed him to the ground and kicked him.

The suspect, in the attached photograph, is known to frequent Pinewood Park and fly a drone in the area.

Anyone with information on the assault or if you can identity the individual, call the Comox Valley RCMP at (250) 338-1321 and refer to file number 2021-14770.

If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Comox Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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