Police seek victim of hit-and-run
A man was the victim of a hit-and-run by a stolen car yesterday in Duncan.
If it was you, or someone you know, RCMP want to hear from you.
An eyewitness told police a black Audi struck a male pedestrian in the parking lot of the Safeway Gas station on Trunk Road in Duncan at approximately 6:45 p.m. Sunday, May 11, 2014.
"The witness told the police that the vehicle struck the man then quickly left the area without stopping," North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP Cpl. Krista Hobday said in a media release.
"The victim did not provide his name to the witness or stay to speak with the investigators. The witness stated that he just limped away. His level of injuries are unknown. "
Hobday, said police do not know who the victim is and are looking for the public's help in identifying him.
"The vehicle was located in Chemainus by RCMP with it's two occupants still inside. They have been charged with numerous offences including possession of the stolen 2005 Audi A4 they were operating when they struck the man," Hobday said.
Anyone with any information is can contact the North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP at 250-748-5522, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).