Weapons report on bus: man arrested

Kamloops City

2024-01-31 16:32 PST

File # 2024-3126

A suspect was quickly taken into custody following a report of a physical confrontation involving a weapon downtown.

On Jan. 31, 2024, around 3:52 p.m., Kamloops RCMP frontline officers responded to the 100-block of Victoria Street West, where a group of people were allegedly engaged in a physical altercation on a public transit bus and one of them had a weapon.

Thanks to the fast response of frontline officers, a suspect was quickly located, taken into custody, and no serious injuries were reported, said Corporal Crystal Evelyn, Kamloops RCMP Detachment spokesperson.

Anyone who witnessed, captured video, or has information related to this investigation is asked to please contact the Kamloops RCMP Detachment at 250-828-3000 and reference file 2024-3126.

Released by

Cpl. Crystal Evelyn

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Kamloops RCMP
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Email: crystal.evelyn@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
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