Nanaimo RCMP are asking the public to help identify a man they say is a person of interest in an ongoing investigation.

Nanaimo RCMP are asking the public to help identify a man they say is a person of interest in an ongoing investigation.

Police looking for person of interest

NANAIMO - Mounties hope public can identify man pictured on security video.

  • Nov. 14, 2016 11:00 a.m.

Police in Nanaimo want the public to help them find a man in connection with an ongoing investigation.

Mounties are not saying what they’re investigating, other than they are looking into something that happened in a north Nanaimo retail store on Thursday.

“The Nanaimo RCMP is not at liberty to disclose the nature of the offence or the activities of this person as it may jeopardize the investigation,” said Const. Gary O’Brien, Nanaimo RCMP spokesman, in a press release.

Anyone with information about the identity of the man shown in the image, please call Cpl. Shane Worth of the Nanaimo RCMP at 250-754-2345. Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at www.nanaimocrimestoppers.com or texted to 274637, keyword Nanaimo, or by calling 1-800-222-8477.

Nanaimo News Bulletin