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VPD releases video of suspect who pepper sprayed two men outside restaurant

The suspect appears to be a white man in his 30s.

Vancouver police have released video of a suspect who allegedly pepper sprayed two men in their faces in February outside of a restaurant.

The Vancouver Police Department (VDP) has released video and images of the suspect so the public can help identify him.

On Feb. 8 just before 5 p.m., the suspect allegedly deployed pepper spray at two men who were standing outside a restaurant near Powell Street and Gore Avenue, according to a release.

After deploying the pepper spray, the suspect "crossed the street and travelled west on Powell Street toward a building."

The suspect appears to be a white man in his 30s. At the time of the incident, he wore a black sweat suit with distinctive red writing down the left arm and leg.

Anyone who recognizes the man is asked to call Vancouver police at 604-717-4022.