Saanich Police are actively seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect involved in an alleged indecent exposure incident that occurred on a BC Transit bus two weeks ago.
The incident took place at approximately 4:30 p.m. on September 11th on BC Transit bus route 31 along Douglas Street.
According to police, a female passenger aboard the bus reported that an unidentified man approached her and exposed himself.
SPD is investigating and searching for a suspect who exposed himself on a BC Transit bus on September 11. If you have information to share, please contact SPD at 250-475-4321 or report what you know to @VicCrimeStop at 1-800-222-8477.https://t.co/kwlpusAYB9 pic.twitter.com/NsgGzpK0j8
— Saanich Police (@SaanichPolice) September 25, 2023
The passenger immediately notified the bus driver of the incident. In response, the suspect quickly disembarked through the rear doors of the bus at the next stop.
Saanich Police released a description of the suspect based on information provided by the victim and surveillance footage from the bus. The suspect is believed to be around 40-years-old, with a reported height of 5 feet 7 inches.
He is described as having a thin build and brown hair.
Anyone with information on this incident or can help identify the suspect is asked to call Saanich Police at 250-475-4321. Individuals can also provide anonymous tips through the Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-222-8477.