Police seek tips after man assaulted with weapon along riverbank in downtown Kamloops

Man hurt in riverbank attack

Kamloops Mounties are hoping tips from the public will help them figure out what happened to a man who was injured in an assault last weekend along the riverbank.

According to police, officers were called to the 40-block of Seventh Avenue at about 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 12, for a report of an injured man being treated by paramedics.

“The man stated he had been assaulted with a weapon by several people in the park on the 100-block of Lorne Street [Riverside Park],” RCMP Cpl. Crystal Evelyn said in a news release.

“He was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.”

Anyone with information about the assault can call police at 250-828-3000.

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