Delta Police Seek Witnesses in Robbery Investigation

Release Date/Time: November 8, 2017 9:47am
Incident Date/Time: November 07, 2017 8:37 p.m.
Location: 7800 blk 112th Street
DPD File: 17-24881

On November 07, 2017 at 8:37 p.m. Delta Police attended  the 7800 blk of 112 Street in response to a  report of an injured male at the Sungod Recreation Center.

Initial investigation revealed  that an 18 year old male was approached by two unknown males wearing balaclavas. The two males robbed the victim of an ipod and other items stabbing him in the process. The victim made his way to the recreation center where staff acted quickly  rendering first aid and calling 911. The victim was transported to hospital for medical treatment and is now in stable condition expected to make a full recovery.

Delta Police Major Crime Section was immediately called in and K-9 deployed to assist patrol officers with the investigation.

Based on investigative efforts overnight police believe the robbery occurred at the North West end of the property nearest to the arena at approximately 8:25 – 8:35 p.m. Indications are that the suspects fled on foot in a north easterly direction through the parking lot from the scene toward Larson Road area.( See map below)

Suspect Descriptions: Descriptions of suspects known as this point is, two males, wearing dark clothing both wearing balaclavas. Suspects possibly in their late teens early twenties.

We are asking anyone who may have seen a small group or anything suspicious in that area just prior to 8:30 p.m. or shortly after to call the Delta Police 604.946.4411. Additionally, Delta Police are asking if anyone has any cell phone video or pictures that may assist our investigation to come forward.