Police seek public’s assistance after man robbed on Coronation Street on Dec. 8. (File photo)

Police seek public’s assistance after man robbed on Coronation Street on Dec. 8. (File photo)

Police asking for help in case where man hit over the head, robbed in Duncan

Man robbed on Coronation Street on Dec. 8

The North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP are asking for help from the public to gather more information about a robbery that took place on Dec. 8, 2021 at approximately 5 p.m.

The victim was walking by himself on Coronation Avenue near the Trans-Canada Highway in Duncan when he was struck on the head and knocked to the ground. His cell phone was then stolen by one of four men.

There was a female witness who stopped and enquired into the victim’s well being.

Police investigating this matter would like to speak with the witness and any other witnesses to this crime.

If you were a witness to this incident or have dash camera footage, please contact the North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP at 250-748-5522, or to remain anonymous, contact the Cowichan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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