Victoria police respond to assault with a weapon in Centennial Square
Officers investigate Centennial Square on Monday, after a reported assault with a weapon. (CTV News)
VICTORIA -- Police in Victoria are investigating an alleged assault with a weapon in Centennial Square early Monday morning.
Officers were called to the square at approximately 4:30 a.m. for a report that a man was suffering potentially life-threatening injuries.
Victoria police say they discovered the man was assaulted with a weapon, but have not said what kind of weapon.
The victim was taken to hospital and his injuries are considered non-life-threatening, according to police.
There have been no arrests and police continue to investigate.
Anyone with information about the alleged assault is asked to call police at 250-995-7654. Anyone can also report anonymously through Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.