Officers release suspect description after jogger sexually assaulted
Winnipeg police said the attack was reported on Aug. 14 in the Ness and Sturgeon area.
Published Wednesday, August 15, 2012 10:23AM CST
Winnipeg police are looking for a suspect after a woman jogging in the area of Ness Avenue and Sturgeon Road was groped by a male suspect.
A 27-year-old woman had been jogging in the area shortly before 10:15 p.m. on Aug. 14 when an unknown man came up behind the victim and groped her, said police.
The suspect then fled towards Portage Avenue.
Police said the victim was not injured.
The suspect is described as a black male, about 20 to 25 years old, standing six feet, one inch tall (185 cm), with a slim build, short, dark hair, wearing a black and white checked buttoned shirt and dark pants.
Anyone with information is asked to call 204-986-2839 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.