(VicPD / Jay Wallace Images)

VicPD is investigating two separate incidents in which hot liquid was thrown at two women.

On November 23rd at 4:30 p.m., a woman was sitting at a bus stop along the 1200-block of Douglas Street when she had hot liquid thrown at her legs by an unknown assailant. 

Shortly after, a woman was crossing the street along the 1400-block of Douglas Street when she had a hot beverage thrown at her. 

Police said one of the victims was later sent to the hospital for a medical assessment. 

Police are encouraging witnesses to come forward with any information about either incident between the hours of 4:15 p.m. and 5 p.m. 

VicPD did not confirm or deny whether or not the two cases may be linked. 

Anyone with information is asked to call VicPD at (250) 995-7654.


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