Police are looking to identify a suspect connected to a bear spray incident in Saanich. (Courtesy Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers)

Police are looking to identify a suspect connected to a bear spray incident in Saanich. (Courtesy Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers)

Man sought after Saanich bear spray incident

Crime Stoppers released the male suspect’s photo on Tuesday

Saanich police are looking to identify a male suspect who allegedly bear sprayed someone after he was reportedly caught illegally entering a vehicle.

The alleged incident occurred in the area of North Dairy Road and Shelbourne Street at about 11:45 p.m. on May 26.

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers released photos of the suspect on Tuesday.

Anyone with information can report what they know anonymously at 1-800-222-8477 or submit a tip at victoriacrimestoppers.ca.

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