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VicPD looking for witnesses in after James Bay assault
March 26th, 2019
VicPD said a youth reported she was assault on Dallas Road on South Turner Street on March 24, 2019.
Victoria police are looking for witnesses after an assault in James Bay on March 24.
VicPD was called on March 24 after a youth was allegedly accosted on Dallas Road near South Turner Street.
Police said the girl reported she was walking when on Dallas Road when she was approached by a black man who she believed was associated with a white van parked near the public washrooms. She told police the man assaulted her but she was able to defend herself and run away. She also reported two Caucasian men were standing near the van and re believed to be associated with the suspect.
Police said all three men appeared to be between 19 and 20-years-old with the two Caucasian men standing 5’10.”
Anyone who witnessed anything in the area on that date or know who is involved is asked to call VicPD at 250-995-7654. To report anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or visit http://victoriacrimestoppers.ca/.