West Shore RCMP are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man accused of assaulting a BC Transit driver in April.
According to police, a verbal altercation escalated on Friday, April 21st at around 2:44 p.m., and ended with an assault on a BC Transit bus driver.
This occurred at the 850 block of Station Avenue and police are still in search of the suspect.
The suspect is described as follows:
- Caucasian male
- Youth between 13-18 years old
- Approximately 5 feet 11 inches tall
- Brown medium-length wavy/curly hair
- Wearing a brown and black two-tone jacket, grey backpack, and carrying a skateboard
@WestshoreRCMP are investigating an assault on a bus driver. Do you recognize this suspect?
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— West Shore RCMP (@WestshoreRCMP) May 24, 2023
“Public transportation should be a safe experience for both passengers and drivers. Investigators are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying this suspect,” said Constable Andrew Matheson, West Shore RCMP Media Relations Officer.
Anyone who can help identify the suspect is asked to contact West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264.