Police investigating early morning assault, theft

Kamloops City

2022-11-07 14:37 PST

File # 2022-40098

The Kamloops RCMP Detachment is looking for video and witnesses following an early morning report of a break-in and weapon’s assault.

On Nov. 7, 2022, around 5:45 a.m., Kamloops RCMP frontline officers attended the 1300-block of Pine Crescent where a person observed fresh footprints leading to a home under construction.

The property owner followed the footsteps and located a man inside the residential property, said Corporal Crystal Evelyn, Kamloops RCMP spokesperson. According to the report, a struggle occurred, followed by a brief chase, during which the suspect allegedly struck the victim in the head with a blunt tool.

The victim received non-life threatening injuries. Tools are believed to have been stolen during the break and enter.

Anyone who witnessed, has video, or information related to this investigation is asked to please contact the Kamloops RCMP Detachment at 250-828-3000 and reference file 2022-40098.

Released by

Cpl. Crystal Evelyn

Media Relations Office
Kamloops RCMP
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
Office: 250-828-3193
Fax: 250-828-3034

Email: crystal.evelyn@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
Website: kamloops.rcmp.ca

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