VIIMCU investigates homicide in West Shore

West Shore

2020-01-21 14:22 PST

File # 2020-1121

On January 20th 2019, at approximately 11:30pm the West Shore RCMP responded to a report of a single vehicle collision near the 3100 block of Humpback Road in Langford.

Police attended the scene and located a deceased male inside the vehicle. Foul play is suspected and this death is being investigated as a homicide. The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit is leading this investigation. The West Shore RCMP and VIIMCU are currently gathering evidence. No suspects have been arrested in connection to this homicide.

The investigation is in its very early stages. Police will not be releasing the name of the victim at this time. Investigators are seeking witnesses who may have been in the area of the 3100 block of Humpback Rd between the hours of 9pm and midnight on January 20th to come forward and speak to police. Investigators will be in the area canvassing the neighbourhood. The public is asked to review any home security video surveillance and vehicle dash camera that may have captured suspicious activity, said Cst. Nancy Saggar, West Shore RCMP Media Relations Officer.

If you have information regarding this homicide please call the Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit information line at 250-380-6211.

Released by

Cst. Nancy Saggar

Media Relations Officer
West Shore RCMP
698 Atkins Avenue, Victoria, BC V9B 3A4
Office: 250-474-2264
Fax: 250-474-8790


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