The Terrace RCMP are turning to the public for assistance after a man was sprayed with an unknown substance last Friday night.
Around 9:30 p.m., police were notified of an assault with a weapon file involving a man who had been walking on Sparks Street near Davis Avenue when he was sprayed in the face with an unknown substance. The victim reported two men approached him, one asked for the time, then proceeded to spray him in the face. He heard a woman’s voice before they ran away.
The men were described as First Nations and in their 20s. One had a small beard, the other was wearing a hoodie.The victim was treated for his injuries at the hospital and later released.
Police are asking anyone who may have seen anything or know anything about this incident to please contact 250-638-7429 and reference file number 2019-12513.