Colwood man robbed at knifepoint in Vic West

A 27-year-old Colwood man was robbed at knifepoint while walking on a trail in Vic West last week.

A 27-year-old Colwood man was robbed at knifepoint while walking on a trail in Vic West last week.

The man was on a walkway near Robert Street and Rainbow Park the afternoon of Dec.15, when he was confronted and surrounded by three males.

One produced a large knife and demanded his backpack. Victoria police say the pack was ripped from his shoulders and the men ran way.

A Victoria police canine unit arrived quickly, but was unable to track the men.

The suspects are described as white men, between the ages of 23 to 27 years old, and all approximately six-feet tall. They were all wearing black toques at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information on this robbery can contact CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).