WATCH: One person in custody after Mount Doug Park gun scare while Oak Bay suspect still at large
Police in the Capital Region were busy Friday night, dealing with two different gun calls.
Oak Bay Police were called after reports came in of a man carrying a weapon near the busy intersection of Foul Bay and Cadboro Bay roads.
Police flooded the area, but couldn’t find the suspect.
The suspect is described as a white male in his 30’s and about six feet tall with dark hair.
Police say he was wearing a multi-coloured bandanna, a white flowing shirt, and pants with a swirly pattern.
Anyone with information is asked to call Oak Bay Police or Crime Stoppers.
Saanich Police investigating after a gun was pointed at a dog
Saanich Police are investigating after a gun scare at Mount Doug Park.
A hiker says someone pointed a gun at his dog.
It happened around 5:40 pm Friday.
Police cordoned off all entrances to the park and took a suspect into custody.
The firearm turned out to be an air pistol.
The man was arrested and is now facing charges.