Police seek the public’s assistance in Motor Vehicle Investigation


2016-02-03 10:06 PST

File # 2016-4074

RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the driver of a motorcycle from a traffic incident on Tuesday.

On February 2, 2016 at approximately 2:15 p.m. a Traffic Service officer observed a black motorcycle being driven at a high rate of speed northbound on Young Street near Riverside Drive. After being stopped by police on Cartmell Road the motorcycle driver allegedly punched the officer and drove away on Young Road.

Officers of Traffic Service supported by General Duty officers conducted a thorough search of the area but did not locate the motorcyclist.

The driver is described as a male wearing dark riding gear, a black helmet, riding a black newer style motorcycle.

Fortunately no one was injured however oleoresin capsicum spray was deployed by the officer during the altercation. As we continue our investigation police are turning to the public to assist in identifying the motorcycle driver, said Cpl. Mike Rail.

Police encourage anyone with any information regarding this incident to contact the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or, should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Released by

Cpl. Mike Rail

Media Liaison Officer
Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment
46326 Airport Road, Chilliwack, B.C. V2P 1A5
Office: 604-702-4017
Fax: 604-702-4045

Email: UFVRD_Media@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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