Oceanside Police looking for suspect in stabbing and vehicle theft

Oceanside, BC: At approximately 4:20 am on September 21, 2016, a motorist stopped to lend assistance at a single vehicle collision about 2 kilometers north of Exit 60 (Qualicum Beach exit) on the Inland Island Highway.


A short time later police were notified by this motorist that he had been stabbed by the driver of the vehicle that he had stopped to help. After stabbing the motorist, the suspect stole his truck and fled from the scene, travelling southbound on the highway.

Police are looking for the white 2015 Chevrolet Silverado bearing BC licence plates KA6895. The vehicle has a fuel tank, aluminum headache rack, and the number “92” on the front driver’s side fender. The suspect is described as a man, about 5’7 and possibly of Asian descent, wearing a white jacket possibly with camouflage.

Oceanside RCMP are asking anyone who sees the suspect or the white Silverado to please call 911 and not approach.

The victim was taken to hospital. No further details are known at this time.


The 2015 white Chevrolet Silverado has been located. Thanks to the media and public for your assistance.

The suspect has still not been located.

File # 2016-8909

Oceanside RCMP