Grande Prairie RCMP Investigate Sexual Assault

Grande Prairie, Alberta –  Grande Prairie RCMP are investigating an incident of sexual assault against a lone female. On Thursday, October 6, 2016 at approximately 6:30 PM, a woman was walking in the area of 99 Street and 75 Avenue when she was approached by an unknown male who grabbed her in a sexual manner and then left the location.


The male is described as:

• Dark complexion, possibly of Middle-Eastern descent
• 6’1 tall
• 210-230 lbs
• Clean shaven
• Black, slicked-backed hair
• Wearing black hoodie or sweater
• Black sweat pants

The suspect is believed to have fled the area in a black SUV with “Progressive” written in red writing on the rear of the vehicle.
The RCMP want residents to be aware of this incident and report anything that may assist in identifying the person responsible for this assault.

Anyone who may have information about this or any other crime is asked to contact Grande Prairie RCMP at 403.830.5701 or If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by Internet at, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers for instructions)

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