Dawson Creek RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance as they investigate an assault that took place on Saturday. Police responded to a 37 year old male who had suffered minor injuries after being attacked by another male with a pipe.
The assault took place at the 1600 block of 96 Avenue.
Up to this point in their investigation police have determined that the male suspect exited a dark van and proceeded to assault the other male. He made away with the victim’s wallet and $400.
The suspect is only described as thin in appearance.
Police believe it was a targeted attack as the suspect was yelling at the victim that he needed to leave town.
RCMP are asking anyone with information, or that may have seen what happened to call them at 250-784-3700, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.