Gjoa Haven RCMP investigation sexual assault; “suspect approached an adult female who was walking alone”

Gjoa Haven, Nunavut – On September 13, 2020 at approximately 11:30 PM Gjoa Haven RCMP received a report of an incident that occurred in an open area of the community. An unknown male suspect approached an adult female who was walking alone. The suspect sexually assaulted the women by grabbing her. She was not physically harmed in the incident and the suspect fled.

Sexual Assault - File Photo
Sexual Assault – File Photo

The suspect is described as Inuit, approximately 5’8″-5’9″ in height and was last seen wearing blue hood over his head a black jacket with a white or reflective stripe on the side. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone who has information is asked to contact police at 867-360-0123 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You can also text a tip to Crime Stoppers. The process is completely secure and anonymous. Text NWTNUTIPS plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

Gjoa Haven RCMP

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