Nanaimo RCMP want you to watch this video and help catch this man

Nanaimo, BC – The culprit is in no rush.

He’s calmly walking around a Nanaimo school parking lot wearing shorts and sandals. He also has a large knife.

He then slashes all four tires of the school bus.

Now, police have distributed a school surveillance video showing the act of wanton mischief.

RCMP Const. Gary O’Brien wants the public to help nail the man.

“The incident occurred at Aspengrove School, located at 7660 Clark Crescent in Lantzville, and was captured by security cameras. The incident took place at approximately 1:18 AM on Wednesday August 15th in the school parking lot,” he said.

The attached video clearly shows a male, using a large knife, casually walking around the van and puncturing the tires. The male suspect is wearing only shorts and sandals, he added.

If anyone has information on this incident, please call the Nanaimo RCMP non-emergency line at 250-754-2345 and quote file # 2018-29583. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at