Comox Valley RCMP seek assistance to identify suspect

Comox Valley, Can You Identify

2023-03-15 13:04 PDT

File # 2023-3494

Comox Valley RCMP is looking to identify the suspect in an assault that occurred at Mt. Washington on March 8, 2023 at approximately 2:00 p.m.

An individual who had been resting on the Jacks Run reported that two males came down the hill and one of them hit his skis. One of the males became upset, telling the victim to move along and then allegedly punched him in the face several times, tackled him to the ground and head butted him. The two males were last seen skiing down the hill.

The victim was wearing a video camera and managed to get a picture of the suspect before the assault occurred.

suspect male dressed in dark jacket and ski pants on the ski hill. He is wearing a helmet with a bright green neck/face warmer and holding ski poles. 

Investigators are looking to identify the male in the picture who has been described as being between 20-25 years old, approximately 5’8 tall, having light coloured skin, and shoulder length dirty blond hair said Cst. Monika Terragni, Comox Valley RCMP Media Relations Officer.

The victim was taken to hospital and is recovering from his injuries.

Anyone who believes they know the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Comox Valley RCMP at (250) 338-1321 and refer to file number 2023-3494.

Released by

Cst. Monika Terragni
Media Relations Officer
Comox Valley RCMP
800 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 7T1
Office: 250-338-1321
Fax: 250-338-6781

Email: monika.terragni@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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