West Shore RCMP are trying to locate a man who approached a young boy at the corner of Painter Rd and Cotlow Rd in Colwood on Wednesday.
Officers responded to a report from school staff around 8:15 a.m. that one of their students had been approached by a man in a car while they were on their way to school.
The boy then ran to school and alerted staff.
Officers are looking to identify and speak to the driver of the car.
He is described as
- a Caucasian male in his early 20’s,
- Long Corn rows or dreadlocks with multicolored elastics,
- Possible facial piercings,
- Dark grey shirt, leather jacket, orange pants
The vehicle is described as:
- Grey/black 2-door car
- Low rider style,
- With possible decals,
- Silver Rims.
If you have any information, call West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.