One Suspect Identified in Violent Saanich Home Invasion – Arrest Warrant Issued

Saanich, BC – On June 21, 2017, just after 11:00AM, Saanich Police responded to a report of a home invasion in the 4700 block of Rosehill Rd.

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Two men were inside the residence when two men forced their way into the home. The two suspects were each carrying a firearm and demanded money and property from the victims. One of the victims, a 36 year old man from Saanich, received an injury from being struck in the head with a firearm by one of the suspects. He was treated at hospital and has since been released. The other victim, a 33 year old Saanich man, was unharmed.

After the suspects left the home Saanich Police were contacted. Officer’s from the Saanich Police Detective Division have been conducting the investigation and have been able to identify one of the suspects. Detectives are still attempting to identify the other male involved in this home invasion.

The identified suspect is 31 year old Christopher Corey Wilson of North Saanich.
The identified suspect is 31 year old Christopher Corey Wilson of North Saanich.

The identified suspect is 31 year old Christopher Corey Wilson of North Saanich. Wilson is described as a white man, 5’8” tall, 179 lbs, with short red hair and blue eyes.

Saanich Police have an arrest warrant for Wilson for the following charges:

Two counts of Robbery, One count of Break and Enter, Two counts of using a firearm/imitation firearm during the commission of an offence, One count of assault and one count of forcible confinement.

Wilson should be considered armed and dangerous. If you see Christopher Corey Wilson call 9-1-1 immediately or if you have any information of his whereabouts call Saanich Police at 250-475-4321. To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

SPD File 17-13944 refers

Saanich Police Department


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