Victoria police are searching for a suspect after a man was stabbed, and left with potentially life-threatening injuries. (File Photo)

Victoria police are searching for a suspect after a man was stabbed, and left with potentially life-threatening injuries. (File Photo)

Victoria police seek suspect in weekend stabbing on Pandora Avenue

Victim remains in hospital following the Sunday night stabbing

Victoria police are investigating after a man suffered potentially life-threatening injuries in a stabbing last weekend.

Shortly after 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue. Officers found a man who had been stabbed several times.

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Bystanders provided medical attention to the victim until paramedics arrived and took over, transporting the man to hospital.

The man remains in hospital where his injuries are now considered non-life-threatening.

The suspect fled prior to police arrival, and a suspect has not been identified.

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The suspect is described as Caucasian, 5’10” with a medium build, light brown or blonde hair and blue eyes. He wore a black and red hooded sweater with the hood up, a black and red face mask and white Nike shoes.

He was last seen eastbound on Pandora Avenue.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the VicPD non-emergency line at 250-995-7654.


 

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