An incident involving a man who allegedly made inappropriate sexual remarks to a 14-year-old girl in Langford Thursday is currently under investigation by the West Shore RCMP.
The unsettling event took place on May 31st at approximately 6:55 p.m., as the girl was seated in a grassy area adjacent to the Walmart at Langford Parkway.
It was during this time that an unidentified man approached her.
According to the police, the man proceeded to make explicit sexual comments towards the young girl before engaging in the concerning behavior of pulling down his pants.
Fortunately, the girl managed to escape unharmed and promptly vacated the area, immediately contacting West Shore RCMP.
The suspect is believed to be in his 30s, standing approximately 5’3″ tall with a medium build. He has darker-colored hair, blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a darker-colored top, black shorts, dark shoes, and a red baseball cap.
West Shore RCMP are appealing to the public for help in identifying the suspect.
If anyone has knowledge of the individual’s identity or witnessed the distressing event, they are urged to contact West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264.
Additionally, surveillance footage capturing the suspect has been released by the police, and it can be viewed below: