Police ask for help identifying a New Year’s Day assault suspect
2021-01-20 12:00 PST
File # 2021-62
The Kamloops RCMP Detachment is asking the public to take a look at surveillance footage from a
New Year’s Day assault at a retail store.
Around 5 p.m. on January 1, 2021, frontline officers were called to a retail store on the 1100-block of Columbia Street West for a report that several employees had been sprayed with what was believed to be bear spray, after confronting a man attempting to steal.
Since the report, police have received surveillance footage of the man and are asking the public to help identify him.
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The man is described as:
- Approximately 5’6
- Facial tattoo
He was last seen wearing;
- grey bucket hat,
- black baggy jeans
- red hoodie
Please contact Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000 and reference file 2021-62 if you have any information to assist in this investigation.
The original media release can be viewed online at the BC RCMP Kamloops.
Cst. Crystal EvelynMedia Relations Officer
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
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