West Shore RCMP say they are looking for a man who allegedly hit a 10 year-old child who was riding his bike in Langford.
It reportedly happened Thursday afternoon at around 4:30 on Toth place.
According to investigators, a man jumped out of the bushes, punched the kid in his stomach while he was cycling and then walked away.
`We ask parents to talk to their kids about being safe when playing outside and who they can turn to when they need help, whether it`s another adult, a teacher, Fire Fighter, Paramedic, Or Police officer whoever they feel safe with” says Cst. Matt Baker in a release.
The suspect is described as wearing a black baseball cap, black jacket, black gloves, and had a grumpy face.
If you have any information about this investigation, you are asked to contact West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.