Police looking for suspect after bus stop attack in Saanich


WATCH: Saanich Police trying to track down suspect in bus stop attack that sent one person to hospital

Saanich Police are asking for the public’s help after an unprovoked attack at a bus stop near Uptown Centre sent one person to hospital.

It happened on Douglas Street, just north of Saanich Road, around 6 p.m. Sunday.

Police say the victim was waiting for the number 50 bus when he was hit by another man.

The suspect jumped on a packed bus and fled the scene.

Investigators believe there were several witnesses to the assault and they’re asking anyone who may have seen the attacker to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to call Saanich Police at 250- 475-4321 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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