Police on scene investigating assault with weapon


2024-06-12 19:15 PDT

File # 2024- 2664

University RCMP are seeking witnesses following an attempted robbery on the University of British Columbia Campus on Wednesday afternoon. 

On June 12, at 1:34 p.m., University RCMP responded to the report of an assault with weapon near the Rose Garden parkade located in the 6200-block of NW Marine Drive. Officers attended and located the victim who was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Despite police efforts the suspect was not located. Initial information is that there was an attempted robbery which led to an altercation where one person was injured.

Investigators remain in the area canvassing for witnesses and video. Anyone with information is asked to contact University RCMP at 604-224-1322.

Released by:

Sgt. Vanessa Munn
District Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
Lower Mainland District
14200 Green Timbers Way, Surrey, BC V3T 6P3 - Mailstop #1608
Office: 778-290-4885
Cell: 236-330-1949

Email: vanessa.munn@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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