Grande Prairie RCMP investigating possible assualt on running trails

The Grande Prairie RCMP Detachment

RCMP Grande Prairie are currently investigating a complaint of an alleged assault that took place on running trial in the city.

At approximately 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 13th, 2015, a 46 year-old female was running on the trail near 84th Avenue in Grande Prairie when a male on a skateboard approached her from behind and assaulted her.


The female victim sustained minor injuries in the incident.

The male suspect is described as:

  • Caucasian
  • Late teens to early 20s
  • 5’5”
  • Thin
  • Short brown hair that is spiky
  • He was wearing black shorts and a white t-shirt

RCMP Grande Prairie are seeking the public’s assistance to obtain more information on the suspect to identify him. We are asking anyone who may have been in the area around the time of the incident and saw or heard anything unusual to contact the Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5701.

Anyone wishing to provide information anonymously can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.