NRPS Seeks Public Assistance in Identifying Suspects in Violent Acts on Fallsview Boulevard
From the NRPS's website:
On the evening of Friday February 24, 2017, the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) responded to several incidents of violence in the Fallsview Boulevard area.
At 9:35 p.m. a couple were walking on Portage Road near Fallsview Boulevard when they were approached by a group of male suspects. One of the suspects attempted to rob the male victim and in the process assaulted him with a weapon. The victim received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to hospital for treatment.
At 9:40 p.m. a couple were standing on a terrace located at the rear of the Embassy Suites Hotel, 6700 Fallsview Boulevard. The same group of suspects approached the couple and violently assaulted the male victim in an unprovoked attack. The victim received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to hospital for treatment.
At 9:45 p.m. the same group of suspects approached a lone male standing in the area of Dixon Street at Fallsview Boulevard. This victim was assaulted with a weapon in an unprovoked attack. The victim received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to hospital for treatment.
The suspects in all three incidents are described as being 18 to 25 years of age, wearing hoody's and baggy pants. Refer to released video surveillance footage.
The Niagara Regional Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the six suspects captured in the video surveillance attached to this updated media release.
Furthermore, police are seeking to identify any witnesses to these violent acts, or persons that may have video evidence including; cellular phone video or dash-cam video.
The Niagara Regional Police Service would like to thank the countless businesses that have fully co-operated with police in this investigation.
These incidents continue to be actively investigated by the Niagara Falls Detective Office. Police are requesting anyone with information to contact the Niagara Falls Detective Office at 905-688-4111, extension 2200