Police investigating early morning north-side sex assault

By Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter)
May 15, 2017 - 2:48pm

LETHBRIDGE -   Police are looking for two suspects in a sex assault which is reported to have happened early Sunday (May 14) morning.

The incident happened around 12:30 in an alley in the 400 to 500 block of 13th street north.

A 28-year-old woman alleges she met two men outside a store in the 200 block and walked with them down the alley

 The victim escaped and ran to a nearby business where she called police. She was taken to the hospital and police searched the area but, were not able to locate the men.

The suspects are both described as Aboriginal, between the ages of 24 and 26, and with a skinny build.   One man was about 6’0 to 6’2”. He was wearing a plain white hoody and jeans with a brown leather belt.   The other suspect is about 5’9-5’10” tall.  He was wearing a dark coloured hoody and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 403-328-4444 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

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