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Doors to B.C. COVID-19 vaccine clinic glued shut, police say

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RCMP are investigating after someone put glue in the door locks of a COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Vancouver Island.

West Shore RCMP said on Sept. 29 staff at a vaccine clinic 2900-block of Jacklin Road in Langford reported that someone glued the door locks while the building was closed, making entry impossible.

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Police released images of the suspect, who is described as a Caucasian man in his 50s, five feet eight inches, with a medium build and mustache. He was wearing a beige Tilley hat, glasses, blue plaid shirt and jeans, and black-and-white shoes. He was also wearing a black poncho.

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“While we understand that not everyone shares the same beliefs during this pandemic, this act of mischief is a criminal offence and will be treated as such,” Const. Alex Bérubé of West Shore RCMP said in a statement.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact West Shore RCMP at 250-474-2264.

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