RCMP seek public help following Elkford assault

An investigation into the assault of a woman in Elkford is open to public assistance, according to the RCMP.

  • Jul. 1, 2015 12:00 p.m.

An investigation into the assault of a woman in Elkford is open to public assistance, according to the RCMP.

The incident occurred early the morning of Sunday, June 28 when a male suspect assaulted a female who had been walking alone near the Elkford Recreation Centre.

The suspect is described as 5’8” and approximately 175 lbs, wearing a plain white t-shirt and black athletic shorts with long, dark hair that was slicked back.

The male suspect may be injured and was last seen near the Wildcat Days Cabaret.

Further details of the assault have not been released.

Any relevant information can be provided to the Elk Valley RCMP by phone at 250-425-6233 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477.

 

The Free Press