Witnesses Sought After Fishing Line Strung Up At “Neck Height” Outside Building in Victoria

Victoria, BC – Patrol officers are looking for witnesses as they investigate after fishing line was strung up at a building in the 1200-block of Johnson Street overnight Wednesday.

A resident called police after discovering significant amounts of fishing line had been strung at neck height outside the multi-unit residential building overnight between September 30th and October 1st. The resident cut the line down and removed it before anyone was injured.

This incident remains under investigation.

A resident called police after discovering significant amounts of fishing line had been strung at neck height outside the multi-unit residential building overnight between September 30th and October 1st.
A resident called police after discovering significant amounts of fishing line had been strung at neck height outside the multi-unit residential building overnight between September 30th and October 1st.

If you have information about this incident and have not yet spoken to officers, please call our non-emergency line at (250) 995-7654 and select extension 1 for our Report Desk. To report what you know anonymously, please call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

File: 20-39632

Victoria Police Department

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