37-year-old Vegreville, Alberta man charged with April 26, 2019 Sexual Assault

Vegreville Alberta – As the result of a lengthy investigation into the April 26, 2019 attack on a woman in Vegreville, RCMP have charged Steven Zoltan Kolezar (37) of Vegreville with:

· Sexual assault

Kolezar has been arrested and remanded in custody with his next court date set for June 20, 2022, at Vegreville Provincial Court.

Sexual Assault
(File Photo) Sexual Assault

“Through hard work and preservice the Vegreville RCMP and its support units were able lay charges in this investigation. We would like to thank the and the public for your assistance,” says Corporal Troy Savinkoff of the Alberta RCMP.

Background

RCMP Vegreville Detachment

Vegreville, Alta. – On April 26, 2019 at approximately 10:00 p.m., Vegreville RCMP members responded to a complaint of a sexual assault within the town limits of Vegreville.

A 29-year-old woman was walking home from work when she was grabbed from behind by the suspect, who assaulted the woman, and fled the scene.

The victim was treated by EMS, and released to the care of family.

The suspect is described as follows:

· Dark skinned,

· Goatee,

· Black hoodie or jacket,

· Black backpack,

· Medium height.

At this time, no suspect as been identified. A composite sketch is being released RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the male suspect. At this time, no other occurrences of this type have been reported to the detachment.

If you have any information regarding this investigation, please contact the Vegreville Detachment at 780-632-2223. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.P3Tips.com, or by using the ‘P3 Tips’ app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Vegreville RCMP

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