Police investigating assault with a weapon

B.C., Sidney North Saanich

2024-02-06 15:52 PST

File # 2024-608

At 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sidney RCMP received a report of a stabbing which occurred at the corner of Beacon Avenue and Fifth Street in Sidney. Police officers responded quickly and located a man suffering from serious injuries. The victim, who was known to officers, was transported to hospital by BC Emergency Health Services where he is currently being treated.

The Sidney RCMP’s General Investigation Section (GIS) has conduct of the investigation, and is currently gathering evidence and working to identify the male suspect, states Cst. Tim Cosgrove, media relations officer for Sidney/North Saanich RCMP.

At this time police have no reason to suspect there is any risk to the general public. Police have no further information to release at this time.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Sidney/North Saanich RCMP at 250-656-3931. 

Released by

Cst. Tim Cosgrove
Media Relations Officer
Sidney/North Saanich RCMP
9895 Fourth St, Sidney BC, V8L 2Z5
Office: 250-656-3931

Email: tim.cosgrove@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
Website: sidney.rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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