Suspects Sought in Attack on Homeless Campers
RCMP cruiser. (Sharon Vanhouwe, mycoastnow.com staff)
Nanaimo RCMP continues to look for two men wanted in connection with an attack on a pair of homeless people.
A man and a woman were attacked near Divers Lake by two men with baseball bats.
After the attack, one of the victims, a 39-year-old woman, went to a nearby business to ask for help.
Both victims were rushed to hospital with serious injuries, but non-life-threatening injuries.
Nanaimo RCMP describes the men as being between 25 and 35 years old. One had a goatee and the other is said to have a heavy beard. They were in a newer model orange car.
The two men are unknown to the victims.
The attack took place on Saturday afternoon.