A 32-year-old man remains in hospital in critical condition after being assaulted in Boitanio Park.

North District RCMP Corporal Madonna Saunderson said just after 5 on Saturday afternoon Williams Lake RCMP was called to the park where they found the man suffering from life-threatening injuries.

Saunderson said, “Investigators believe that several men were involved in the assault. A vehicle, believed to be involved was located by police and has been seized pending a forensic investigation.”

Williams Lake RCMP Staff Sargeant Del Byron said in a release “It is believed that there were numerous witnesses to this assault and the police feel they may have information that would further the investigation.”

If you have any information you are asked to call the Williams Lake RCMP 250-392-6211 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477.