Lethbridge Police seeking public assistance to locate male wanted in connection with sexual assault – ARRESTED

Lethbridge, Alberta – Lethbridge Police are seeking the public’s assistance to locate an 18-year-old man who is charged in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl.

Adrian Jermias Peraza - WANTED
Adrian Jermias Peraza – WANTED

UPDATE: Adrian Peraza has been arrested. Police thank the media and public for their assistance.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Adrian Jermias Peraza who is charged with sexual assault and sexual interference. A photo of Peraza is included for release.

The charges stem from an incident that occurred in November 2019 where a 15-year-old girl was sexually assaulted during a party at a city home. During the investigation further evidence came to light and police believe there may be additional victims from other occurrences unrelated to the party.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 403-328-4444 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at www. p3tips.com. Crime Stoppers will pay cash for information leading to an arrest.

Lethbridge Police Service

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