Hitch-hiker assaulted on the Braden Road

The male victim, a resident of Chetwynd, was reportedly picked up, assaulted and had his personal belongings stolen by the occupants of the vehicle.

The victim suffered minor injuries and was released from the hospital.


The suspect vehicle is described as a darker coloured Dodge pick-up with a small lift kit.  The driver is Caucasian male between 25 and 30 years-old, has a stalky build, bald head and a tattoo of a spider on his neck.

If you have any information about this incident or suspect, contact the RCMP at 250-787-8100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.crimestoppersnebc.ca