VicPD Cruiser Downtown

VicPD have a man in custody following a Sunday morning stabbing that left a victim with potentially life-altering injuries. 

Just before 7:50 a.m. on February 6th, officers responded to a report of an assault in progress in the 1400-block of Lang Street. 

When officers arrived, they discovered a victim with multiple stab wounds, including wounds to the face. 

Paramedics arrived and quickly began treatment before transporting the victim to hospital. 

According to reports, the victim’s injuries were non-life-threatening but potentially life-altering. 

A man was arrested and transported to VicPD cells where he was held in custody. He faces charges of aggravated assault. 

Anyone with information about this incident that has not yet spoken to investigators is asked to call VicPD at (250) 995-7654.

To report what you know anonymously, call the Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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