Central Saanich Police is asking to speak with any witnesses in connection to an assault that left a man with serious injuries.
Authorities say a person found a man unconscious on Keating Cross Road near Butler Crescent around 8:35 p.m. Saturday night near a bus stop, with a significant amount of blood observed at the scene.
We are looking for witnesses to a serious assault that occurred at a bus stop at Keating Cross Rd & Butler Cres around 8:30 pm Saturday, July 13, 2019. If you saw the assault, please report anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or directly to CSPS at 250-652-4441. pic.twitter.com/MMSde6fDKw
— CS Police Service (@cspoliceservice) July 16, 2019
Police say the person who found the man stayed with him and were told he was in and out of consciousness.
Emergency personnel were called and the injured man was taken to Victoria General Hospital.
Central Saanich Police does not believe it is a random attack and as it happened during daylight hours, it is suspected someone was likely near the scene and saw something.
Anyone with information is asked to call Central Saanich Police at 250-652-4441 or Crime Stoppers.